Hannah pederson, COMMUNICATIONS assistant


Hannah Pederson always knew she wanted to work with words. In her role as Communications Assistant, her responsibilities include editing and proofreading written materials, assisting with Life Stories projects and managing clients’ social media accounts. Hannah is new to the PR world but brings a strong background in editing to the team.

In May 2017, Hannah received her master’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri, where she focused on magazine editing. Before joining the Lilja team in June 2017, she was graduate teaching assistant for the magazine editing course at the Missouri School of Journalism and had internships at MSP Communications in downtown Minneapolis and Healthista.com in London. She received her Bachelor of Journalism from the University of Missouri in 2015.

In her free time, Hannah enjoys yoga, road trips and her ongoing search for the best crab rangoon in Minneapolis. 

Favorite book: “The Help” by Kathryn Stockett

Reading & recommending now: “Into the Water” by Paula Hawkins

Favorite movie: “The Last Five Years”

Binge watching now: “The Office” (always)

Six-word memoir: Forever searching for the right words.