Brianne Spellane

Associate Managing Editor

Brianne Spellane is the associate managing editor of Leader’s Edge magazine and senior director of communications for The Council. She spent her first nine years with The Council in various marketing and communications roles before transitioning in 2019 to deputy of the organization’s award-winning industry publication. As part of her duties, Spellane supports the magazine’s sponsored content initiatives and plays a key role in the development and creation of digital content, working closely with the digital strategy team. She continues in her role as executive editor of The Council’s monthly newsletters, in managing The Council’s content calendar and in supporting CEO communications.

Prior to joining The Council in 2010, Spellane served as director of public relations for the northeast region of the American Insurance Association. In her early career, she worked as a general assignment television news and sports reporter and also served as assistant director of athletic media relations at the College of the Holy Cross. A Saint Anselm College graduate, Spellane went on to earn a master’s degree from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. In her spare time, the Massachusetts native doubles as a certified personal trainer.