Lacey Graverson Brand Manager, Public Affairs Lacey Graverson is brand manager for the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, where she works collaboratively with all program areas of the Foundation. She provides guidance for branding; develops and executes communications plans; develops collateral and promotional items; assists with event coordination; manages the production and printing of research reports; and provides writing, editing, and media relations. She also hires and oversees consulting designers, editors and promotional item vendors. Prior to joining the Foundation, Graverson was the manager of employer relations for Saint Luke’s Health System, in Kansas City, Mo. Earlier, she was the communications coordinator for St. John’s Mercy Health Care, in Washington, Mo., where she managed writing, editing, photography, event planning, media relations and media buying. Graverson earned a Bachelor of Science in communications/public relations from Southwest Missouri State University, in Springfield, Mo. and is a member of the Greater Kansas City Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America.