CSRS’ Director of Communications and External Affairs, Tia Embaugh, develops and manages all marketing, communications, public relations and corporate social responsibility endeavors for the company.
A long-term resident of Baton Rouge, Tia brings over 20 years of experience in the external relations arena having served in the private, public and non-profit sectors. Most recently serving as National Vice President for a New York based social service entity, she was charged with creating and leading strategies for partner engagement, internal and external communications, corporate positioning and brand management. Prior to this, Tia served as the Chief of Staff for the LA Department of Children and Family Services responsible for all legislative affairs, public and media relations, employee engagement and community outreach.
Tia holds a Bachelor of Architecture from LSU and is a CFRE, Certified Grant Writer, and Master Trainer. As an alumnus of both Baton Rouge Leadership and Leadership Louisiana, Tia was also honored as a Top 40 Under 40 recipient for her work in the engagement sector. Tia lives in Baton Rouge with her husband Fritz, two children and two dogs.