Chief of Staff and Assistant Corporate Secretary
Courtney Rice is the Chief of Staff and Assistant Corporate Secretary at HAI Group. In this role, she is responsible for overseeing the entirety of HAI Group’s Enterprise Support – including administrative services, facilities, public relations, and safety and physical security. In addition, she is charged with realizing the Board of Directors’ Mission and Vision, while directing the Enterprise to achieve its strategic goals and operational results.
Responsible for the strategic development, planning, and execution of all public relations endeavors; Courtney leads the award winning ReThink: Why Housing Matters initiative, which is a national public awareness campaign aimed to shift perceptions about public housing.
Elected as the Assistant Corporate Secretary in 2015, she serves HAI Group’s Board of Directors and Committee Members, as well as handles corporate governance matters.
Prior to joining HAI Group in 2012, Courtney spent more than 10 years in the communications field; specializing in corporate branding, employee communications, public relations, event management, and social media. She worked with renowned brands such as Starbucks Coffee Company, Pulte Homes, L’Oréal Paris, NBCUniversal, Jiffy Lube International, and Yoplait Yogurt.
Courtney graduated from Quinnipiac University with a Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations.