Lia Truitt joined ECPR Texas after gaining valuable public relations and media experience as The University of Texas beat reporter for KTBC-TV/FOX 7 in Austin.
Truitt’s prior experience in the news industry paved the way for her transition to the public relations field. In her time at ECPR Texas, she has worked with a broad spectrum of clients, such as Austin FC, Visit Austin, the Downtown Austin Alliance, Google, Las Palmas Medical Center, Orangetheory Fitness, JW Marriott Austin and the Children’s Hospital Association of Texas, among many others.
This client work has allowed Truitt to gain valuable experience in creating and executing strategic communications plans, managing media campaigns, material development (including legislative), video development and production, and coordinating and promoting client events.
Originally from Houston, Texas, Truitt is a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Journalism degree with a concentration in broadcast journalism.
She is an active member of the Junior League of Austin, serving as chairs for various committees. Truitt is also an active supporter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and was honored to be a Woman of the Year candidate.