Elaine Schleiffer, Communications Manager

Elaine Schleiffer (she/her) is a communications, development, and advocacy expert with more than ten years of experience with progressive causes and coalitions. As the communications manager at R Strategy Group, she provides communications strategy and messaging support for a wide variety of clients. Prior to joining R Strategy Group, she was an independent consultant with small or startup nonprofits and businesses, focused on communications, development, and community connection.

Elaine is a longtime volunteer, organizer, board member, and coalition builder in the community. She chairs the board at Preterm, is a board member for the Plexus LGBT + Allies Chamber of Commerce, and is cofounder and administrator of the Cleveland Bi+ Network and Bi+, an affinity group at the LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland. Elaine is also a published poet and a judge for the national Bisexual Book Awards.