Courtney Soule is the Communications Leader for the Michigan Health Improvement Alliance (MiHIA), the Great Lakes Bay Regional Alliance and their co-led initiative THRIVE (Transforming Health Regionally in a Vibrant Economy).

Prior to joining MiHIA, the Alliance and THRIVE, Courtney served as the Managing Editor of Catalyst Midland and development manager of Issue Media Group, Catalyst’s parent company. She also brings over 15 years of experience working in public affairs, government affairs and public policy and corporate strategic development for Dow. She is a graduate of Northwood University, Summa Cum Laude and holds a BBA in Marketing and Business Management.

Soule is a passionate community supporter, volunteer and advocate. A lifelong resident of the Great Lakes Bay Region, she lives in Midland with her two dogs and recently started a public effort sharing her journey managing multiple sclerosis (MS) through diet and lifestyle.