Erin founded Madison Street Strategies in 2018. She has almost two decades of experience in media and public relations, crisis management, communications and government affairs. Most recently, she served in executive management at the state agency leading Florida's workforce, community and economic development, working with businesses and communities across the state to invest in a high-tech workforce, develop strong growth strategies and promote Florida's economic success. Erin has extensive disaster recovery experience, leading statewide private sector recovery efforts after Hurricanes Hermine, Matthew, Irma, Maria and Michael. In her role with the state of Florida, she led the state's selection of 427 Opportunity Zones and worked with communities to develop strategies to attract Opportunity Fund investment. Erin earned her bachelor's and master's degrees from Auburn University.
Grey joined Madison Street Strategies in early 2019, bringing nearly a decade of public service experience to the team. Most recently, he served as the Policy Director for the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, where he advised senior leadership on workforce, community and economic development policies. He was instrumental in launching Florida's private sector recovery efforts after Hurricanes Irma and Michael and worked closely with communities all over the state to nominate Florida's 427 Opportunity Zones. Grey has extensive policy experience, having previously served as the Governor's Fellow for the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation, in the Florida House of Representatives, as a policy fellow to New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez, and as a legislative assistant in the Florida Senate. Grey earned his MBA and his JD from the Florida State University.