Annalise Klingbeil is the Co-founder and principal of Champion Communications & PR. Annalise has more than a decade of combined communications and journalism experience in fast-paced, high-pressure environments from the Alberta Legislature, where she worked as press secretary for the Minister of Justice, to Calgary City Hall, where she was a beat reporter for the Calgary Herald and host of a popular civic affairs podcast. When she’s not working, Annalise can be found outside hiking, camping, or skiing.


Champion Communications & PR
Champion Communications & PR is an Alberta-based communications firm dedicated to championing people, organizations and causes that make our community a better place to live.
With more than 30 years of combined journalism and communications experience, our team knows how to effectively help your organization tell its stories. Champion specializes in developing and executing strategic communications plans, media training and relations, crisis communications and writing content that connects, from speeches to op-eds.


Join Annalise and Alex for the Tool Kit Talk: Media Relations session on Tuesday, October 20 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.