Denise McLean

Communications and Engagement Strategist

As the Communications and Marketing Strategist, Denise brings experience and passion to all communications efforts for engage2Learn. Over the last 20 years and through an array of communication channels, Denise has connected various stakeholders with school districts. Her background in K-12 education and the communications and marketing efforts surrounding it, make for a targeted fit with our partnering districts.

Throughout her career in various school districts, Denise has served as a television producer, public information officer, event planner, communications manager, strategic planning coordinator, superintendent’s special projects coordinator, district website coordinator, director of an educational foundation, and director of communications.

Her last six years were in Klein ISD, where she managed the communications team for the district, created and directed videos and social media campaigns, spearheaded the district’s web migration process, developed district community and staff events and engagement, and served as the point of contact for national and local media.

Denise has standout success in creating deliverables aligned to strategic communications work and various accolades that solidify those efforts. Throughout her career, she has earned more than 75 awards for communications work from the Texas School Public Relations Association (TSPRA).