Karen Neal

DALLAS – March 24, 2021  –

Karen Neal has been promoted to vice president of finance and administration at Cooksey Communications, a leading, North Texas-based strategic communications firm. She will continue to oversee the company’s accounting and financial matters, human resources initiatives and administrative needs.

“For the past five years, Karen has drawn upon her diverse corporate background to bring a valued perspective to Cooksey’s financial and business administration needs,” said Colby Walton, president of Cooksey Communications. “This promotion is a well-deserved recognition of her many contributions that safeguard the agency’s distinctive culture and vital business operations.”

Neal joined Cooksey as finance and administration manager in 2016 and today has over 30 years of business and financial experience, including previous work supporting Fortune 500 companies and owning her own business. Neal graduated from the University of North Texas with a degree in computer information systems and has since earned a paralegal certificate, an associate degree in accounting and a graduate certificate in occupational safety and health.


Founded in 1994, Cooksey Communications is a Texas-based, strategic communications firm that specializes in issues-related communications for government/economic development, transportation, water, energy and education clients, and strategic communications for professional services, real estate/development, retail/hospitality/consumer and nonprofit clients. Cooksey repeatedly has been named one of the top public relations agencies in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex by the Dallas Business Journal. For more information, visit www.CookseyPR.com.