Meet The Team
I’d like to take a minute to introduce you to the key members of our Sales Team and Creative Department that you may be interacting with as you advertise with Inside Publications. Our incredibly talented group is dedicated to delivering an experience for you that is focused on exceeding expectations and delivering great results. We view our advertising relationships as partnerships and I know you’ll find it a true pleasure working with our team!
Vice President of Sales and Partnerships
Shelly O’Brien is a proud graduate of the University of Georgia with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism. She was a competitive gymnast for many years before moving into cheerleading. O’Brien cheered collegiately at the University of Georgia, danced professionally with the Atlanta Falcons and also served as the Spirit Coordinator/Head Cheerleading and Dance Coach at UGA before joining the Inside Publications team.
“I love working with our partners to develop and create effective advertising, marketing and promotional campaigns and programs.”
Associate Publisher/Sales Manager
Anastasia Miller is a graduate of The Ohio State University where she was captain of the nationally top ranked OSU Dance Team and received her degree in Business Marketing. Over the past 14 years Miller has been a professional talent agent in Los Angeles, New York and Atlanta for top booking choreographers and dancers. Her clients have starred in film, television, commercials, broadway shows/tours and world artist tours.
“The opportunity to combine my creative and business background with Inside Publications is truly the perfect fusion. I look forward to continuing current relationships and building new ones across all of our markets.”
Sr. Brand Manager/Editor
Kelly O’Brien is a graduate of Georgia College where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication with a minor in Marketing. Before joining the Inside Publications team, she worked as an Event Producer for multiple companies. With her passion for writing and background in communications, she found the perfect fit joining the Inside family as Editor.
“I enjoy collaborating with our Inside team and coming up with new and innovative ways to help better market our brand.”
Brand Manager, Gymnastics and Dance
Christy joined the Inside Publications team as Brand Manager, Gymnastics and Dance in August of 2016 following three years spent as a freelance writer for Inside Dance, Inside Gymnastics and Inside Cheerleading. Previously, she held the positions of Director of Administration for Fort Wayne Ballet, Director of Development and Marketing for the Fort Wayne Philharmonic and Director of Athletic Development for Indiana Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW). The Indiana native graduated from (IPFW) with a degree in English and Communication Media, and a minor in journalism where she was also Editor-in-Chief of Confluence Magazine and was invited to present her work “Writing Center Consultations: How to Be Practically Ideal” at the ECWCA Conference at IU Bloomington. Christy served as an intern in International Relations at USA Gymnastics in 1998 and was published in Technique Magazine while there. She was named one of Fort Wayne’s Top 40 Under 40 in 2014. Christy and her husband Jon reside in Woodstock, GA.
Cameron Deer has been a part of Inside Publication’s event team for the past three years, and has recently stepped into the company’s Event Coordinator role. Deer, a former elite gymnast and U.S. National Team member, has also coached gymnastics and cheerleading. Following his gymnastics days, Deer competed in fitness competitions, earning the title at Mr. Fitness Universe in 2013.