Hoffman Estates hired Tricia O’Donnell as the village communications manager, effective December 20.
O’Donnell comes to Hoffman Estates from the village of Lake in the Hills, where she worked for almost eight years, most recently as Director of Administrative Services. As such, she was responsible for all major municipal communications efforts.
In the newly created position at Hoffman Estates, she will focus on creating and implementing a new communications plan, as well as improving the village’s social media efforts. She will also work with the Village Economic Development team to help market and promote Hoffman Estates.
“I am delighted to join the Village of Hoffman Estates and start working alongside this passionate and talented team,” said O’Donnell in the announcement of his hire. “I know they are keen on improving the way they connect and engage with residents and businesses.”
O’Donnell holds a Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art from North Central College and is currently working on his Master of Arts in Strategic Communication and Digital Strategy.