Mary Helen Schmidt, a native Houstonian, is an account coordinator for The PR Boutique’s, interfacing with clients and assisting the PRB team every day. She is often called on to aid with different aspects of the firm’s client initiatives, including community outreach, organizing client events, preparing and distributing press releases, and interacting with the media.
Previously, Mary Helen interned for a public relations agency in Austin managing social media and constructing press releases and pitches. In addition, she was a marketing intern for Compass, executing social media and blog posts as well as creating marketing materials for open houses. Mary Helen graduated from the University of Texas at Austin earning a bachelor’s degree in Public Relations and minor in business foundations.
Mary Helen’s passions are community relations, event coordination and working with the media. Her strengths lie in her attention to detail, go-getter attitude and knowledge of Houston she brings to clients. Mary Helen’s favorite accounts are those in the restaurant, real estate, and fashion industries as well as health and wellness.
In her free time, Mary Helen likes to walk around Memorial Park, and enjoys trying new restaurants with family and friends.
Go-to-cocktail: skinny margarita Best Vacation: Greece! We island hopped for two weeks and it was amazing! Salty or Sweet: Sweet! Chocolate is my weakness!