Amy West

Amy LachPartnering with industry leaders to align corporate goals with integrated communication strategies.

As Account Supervisor, Marketing Communications, Amy drives the daily account interaction with her clients, supporting their overarching business blueprint with integrated communications campaigns. Incorporating PR and marketing tactics, Amy excels at finding creative and innovative solutions to client’s challenges, drawing on her knowledge and experience in media relations, digital marketing, content development, crisis communications and social media. Her work at Pierpont has spanned industries, as she has partnered with clients in financial and professional services, retail, energy, oil and gas, technology and manufacturing. Some of her current and former clients include Walmart, Offshore Technology Conference, Verizon Wireless, LyondellBasell and Reliant, an NRG company. Amy joined Pierpont in 2014 as an intern and now spearheads the intern program in Houston.

Amy served on the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Houston Board for four years, holding numerous leadership roles with the organization over the years, including Southwest District Conference Chair, Secretary, Excalibur Awards Gala Chair, Young Professionals Committee Chair and Social Media Committee Chair. She is also a member in the American Marketing Association and Houston Interactive Marketing Association. She is a member and active volunteer at West End Church in Houston and has volunteered with Habitat for Humanity of Montgomery County and the Houston Food Bank. She was named the Young Public Relations Professional of the Year by PRSA Houston in 2016 and honored by the Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce with a Volunteer Star Award in 2015. Amy graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Science degree in public relations and minor in business.

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