Stacie Shain is an award-winning communication professional with experience in public relations, corporate communication and journalism. She began her career as a sports reporter and has written for
daily newspapers in Indiana, Kentucky, Wyoming, Colorado and Texas. Shain was also the sports editor and then the managing editor of a daily newspaper in Missouri.
She worked as a public relations and corporate communication professional for companies such as Mercer, Community Health Network of Louisiana, Brown-Forman and the U.S. Army. Shain is also certified in crisis communication by the Institute
for Crisis Management.
She has published research in journals such as Women in Sport and Physical Activity Journal, Critical Studies in Media Communication, Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly and Newspaper Research Journal. She is the treasurer
for the Association for Women in Sports Media and is also a board member for the Society of Professional Journalists Louisville Pro Chapter and Honor Flight Bluegrass. Shain has taught classes in Grammar & Editing, Sports &
Society and Strategic Communication.