Group Creative Director
Prior to McKinney, Alex worked at BBDO, Saatchi & Saatchi, and 360i across a variety of brands, including: Mountain Dew, Starbucks, Strongbow, Lean Cuisine, GE, MetLife, National Geographic, AT&T, Champion, 7-Eleven, and HBO. During her career, she has made everything from TV to digitally led campaigns to social content, preferring to create work where the creative solution and consumer behavior dictate the medium. In 2018, Alex was named one of Adweek’s Rising Stars as a creative who is keeping advertising relevant, fresh, and fascinating. Over her career, her work has been recognized by Cannes Lions, The One Show, Clio Awards, The Webby Awards, The Obie Awards, Andy Awards, AICP Next Awards, FWA, and Young Lions. Alex was born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky and has a BFA from Maryland Institute College of Art. When not crafting brands in New York City, you’ll find her upstate building furniture or sipping sweet tea in a hammock.