Jessica McCarthy is the Director of Marketing & Public Relations in Florida, having joined Centerstone in late 2022.
McCarthy has over a decade of experience in marketing, communications, and sales. She is passionate about the art of storytelling and has a knack for developing brands while engaging with customers to enhance outcomes. Following graduation, McCarthy began her career working for a number of advertising agencies across the state, with national and regional clients in the healthcare, nonprofit, tourism, and entertainment space. After leaving the agency business, she joined a privately owned specialty healthcare practice. Throughout her time there she was responsible for referral growth, business development, and pivotal in their massive expansion efforts.
McCarthy is active in her sorority alumnae chapter, serving as VP Communications and is a member of the Manatee Chamber of Commerce’s Young Professional’s Group. Prior to joining Centerstone as a full-time employee, she served on their Life;Story committee as a volunteer from 2019-2022.
McCarthy earned a bachelor’s degree in mass communications with a specialization in advertising from the Zimmerman College of Advertising at the University of South Florida in Tampa.