Director of Marketing & Communications

If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Keisha McDaniel is Director of Marketing and Communications, and leads the execution of the firm’s branding, advertising, media relations, content creation, and digital presence. She is also responsible for all strategic and tactical aspects of internal and external communication within Cuhaci & Peterson.

Keisha has an extensive background in broadcast, print and online journalism, marketing, digital marketing, publishing, media relations, public relations, newsroom operations, website content development and brand management. Prior to joining the firm, she helped create “best-in-class” communications and marketing for Darden Restaurants, Abbott Laboratories, America Online (AOL), WebMd Health, Tampa Bay Times, ABC News, Extra! TV, and Lebhar-Friedman Publishing.

She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, the Society of Professional Women, American Marketing Association and the National Black MBA Association. She has served on the boards for Hope & Help of Central Florida, Alabama A&M University National Alumni Association, Habitat for Humanity of Central Ohio, and the Make-A-Wish Foundation. She is currently on the Board of Directors for Pink Pearl Foundation and the Alabama A&M University Central Florida Alumni Association. Her civic commitment includes leadership roles with the Florida Guardian Ad Litem Foundation, Ohio Guardian Ad Litem and Girl Scouts of Citrus.

When she is not working and serving her community, Keisha enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter and pets.

Education

  • Walden University (Doctor of Philosophy, Management)
  • Universidad de Madrid – Madrid, Spain (Ph.D. Residency)
  • University of Liverpool – United Kingdom (Ph.D. Residency)
  • Florida Metropolitan University (MBA)
  • Alabama A&M University (Bachelor’s Degree, English & Communication)