Missie Thurston
Staff

Missie Thurston

Vice President of Marketing and Communications

Missie is responsible for overseeing the growth and stewardship of PMC’s brand, including the advancement of organizational vision and values, actionable audience segmentation, and cross-channel marketing strategies and campaigns. She focuses on high-impact, targeted brand resonance. She’s a firm believer in the mix of art and science, combining creativity with data-driven decisions. Missie has more than 15 years of experience in marketing and communications and more than 10 years of experience leading highly effective public health brands and campaigns.

HER FAVORITE PART OF WORKING AT PMC  

Missie appreciates working with an incredible group of people dedicated to transformative storytelling, innovation, and impact.

EDUCATION 
  • St. Michael’s College, BA 
  • University of Washington Michael G. Foster School of Business, post-graduate certificate in marketing management 
OUT OF THE OFFICE

Missie loves the outdoors, whether it’s climbing volcanoes, running dirt roads, or standing around a bonfire with friends or family. She lives for great conversations, feeling small in nature, and thriving communities.

FAVORITE BOOK, MOVIE, PODCAST, TV SHOW

Missie has a long list of favorites, including The Girl who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill.