Board Members

Natalie Buyny

2012 , Advertising/Public Relations

Headshot of alumni member Natalie Buyny

Residence

Gettysburg, Pa.

Occupation

Director of Media and Public Relations, Destination Gettysburg

Expertise

  • Social Media
  • Metrics/Analytics
  • Media Relations

At Penn State

Buyny served as a member on a THON Rules and Regulations committee and was also involved in the Penn State chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America. She also held internships during her college career with AccuWeather and WITF.

Notable

Since graduating, Buyny worked at Tierney, a Philadelphia-based agency primarily working on the Pennsylvania Tourism business, as well as other accounts including Choice Hotels, Verizon Wireless and Covenant House PA. After spending six years in the role, she has since moved on to becoming the Director of Media and Public Relations at Destination Gettysburg, the convention visitors bureau for historic Adams County. In her role she pitches national media outlets securing placements in top-tier outlets including Travel & Leisure, CNN and USA Today. She brings a passion for the tourism industry and executes results while targeting journalists and travelers alike.

Email: nbuyny@gmail.com

Twitter: @nbuyny