Becky Graebe

Senior Director, Communication Strategy - Firstup

Becky Graebe is Senior Director, Communication Strategy, at Firstup, a leader in the digital employee experience. Based in Raleigh, NC, she works with global organizations and communicators put employees first by reaching, connecting, and engaging every worker, everywhere. Prior to Firstup, she was Director of Communications at SAS in Cary, NC, where she served for more than 16 years. She oversaw traditional and digital employee communication efforts, including an award-winning global intranet, enterprise collaboration channels and employee advocacy. Prior to SAS, she held employee communication roles at MassMutual. She is Past Chair of the Employee Communications Section Executive Board for the Public Relations Society of America and remains a Member at Large. She has served as a volunteer journalism instructor with Citizen Schools and is an active member of Triangle Women in Communications. She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Marketing from Stetson University