We are skilled professionals who provide best-in-class marketing communications, public relations and community involvement services.
President and Founder
Gail founded Cooksey Communications in 1994 to leverage her extensive corporate public relations experience and deep network of Dallas-Fort Worth civic, media, government and business contacts into high-impact results for the firm’s clients.
Executive Vice President / Partner
Trained as a lawyer, Colby has more than 15 years of experience planning and consulting on strategic communications, business development programs, brand awareness campaigns, media relations, community relations and crisis communications for many of Texas’ most prestigious companies.
Randy E. Pruett
Vice President / Account Manager
Randy has more than 30 years of success turning visions and strategies into solutions and results for clients. Randy’s background is in philanthropy, food and beverage, retail, technology, financial services and association management with expertise in marketing communications, public relations, project management, special events, crisis support, mergers/acquisitions, sales operations, brand management and writing.
Director of Creative Services
Michael brings three decades of design communications and advertising expertise to the Cooksey team. From visual brand strategies and integrated campaigns, to product packaging and interactive media, he delivers innovative, intelligent design that integrates clients’ marketing goals and business objectives.
Allison has experience managing both internal and external communications, crisis communications, social media, graphic design and event logistics. Passionate about all things social media, Allison is Hootsuite Social Marketing Certified.
Lori supports the Cooksey account team by building media lists, conducting research, preparing materials for events and campaigns, and assisting in the firm’s day-to-day operations. An administrative superstar, she spent time in Africa to open a home for orphaned children.