Senior Vice President

An established public relations professional and 20-year veteran of New York City government, Ilyse Fink has been with LAK Public Relations since 2006, leading client engagements that span the areas and intersections of culture, education, law and real estate.

Prior to joining the firm, Ilyse served as Communications Director for ten years at the New York City Department of Buildings, where she honed her skills in public affairs and crisis management. During her tenure, she fielded thousands of media requests and inquiries, and wrote, developed or edited a wide variety of communications vehicles including press releases, statements, newsletters, brochures, speeches and website content.

She is honored to be included in the acknowledgements of several books including New York Streetscapes by New York Times real estate columnist Christopher Gray; City in the Sky: The Rise and Fall of the World Trade Center by James Glanz and Eric Lipton and 102 Minutes: The Unforgettable Story of the Fight to Survive Inside the Twin Towers by Jim Dwyer and Kevin Flynn.