Who We Are

Guiding our work is a belief that every enterprise owns unique axioms – principles that define its specific mission, business objectives, and value proposition. We craft strategies and narratives that tell clients’ stories and build their businesses.

Through rigorous inquiry, sound planning, bold thought, and persistent action, we unearth and convey these compelling truths. The result – communication solutions your audiences cannot ignore.

Our Team

Our team of communications professionals shares a commitment to advancing issues and ideas with agility, energy, and the highest standards of excellence. But most importantly we see ourselves as your partners.


Mittie Rooney

With more than 25 years of experience in communications and media, Mittie provides strategic counsel to businesses of all industries, leading the Axiom team and partnering with clients to develop and execute bold and targeted media relations and marketing programs. Before Axiom, Mittie worked as a news producer and in multiple public relations roles touching the full spectrum of communications expertise.

Debbi Mayster

Senior Associate
Debbi Mayster is a public relations professional with expertise in strategic planning and execution of marketing/communications programs for commercial and non-profit organizations. She is a highly-valued public relations practitioner with more than 25 years of experience providing guidance on an organization’s most important communication matters.

Kallie Farley

Kallie is a marketing and public relations professional with expertise in content creation, strategic planning and execution of marketing/communications plans, and creative consulting. New to her career, she is driven by her passion for creativity and maximizing the power of messaging to make ideas clear realities. Kallie also brings social media and website design experience to the Axiom team.

Liesl Buskirk

A seasoned writer, Liesl Buskirk crafts targeted and engaging content across multiple platforms. She won her first essay contest at age 10 and has been a dedicated wordsmith ever since. Liesl is an avid reader with degrees in literature and writing, giving her a broad base from which to approach a variety of topics. Her award-winning work has been featured in scholarly and creative collections.

Louisa Hart

Louisa Hart provides expertise in media outreach and internal communications and has served as a strategic and media relations consultant to Fortune 500 companies, government agencies and nonprofits. She started her career in broadcasting, first at NBC’s Meet the Press, and she subsequently was a news producer for WJLA-TV, the ABC affiliate in Washington, D.C. Louisa founded the Department of Broadcast and Video Services at Porter Novelli, Inc., and was Executive Vice President for Operations at Equals Three Communications.
Jennifer Cassell

Jennifer Cassell

Creative Director
With over 20 years in the creative industry, Jennifer has worked the gamut of clients. Although her skill set is vast, her greatest expertise revolves around the world of brand identity design, web design and development and print collateral. Her wish is to combine her knowledge and experience in these areas, to deliver the best creative to her employer’s clients and their audiences.