Catharine Montgomery

Founder and CEO
Catharine Montgomery:
Founder and CEO

Catharine Montgomery is the Founder and CEO of Better Together, a communications agency dedicated to driving social change through innovative strategies and impactful messaging. With over 15 years of experience in public relations, Catharine has built a reputation for her expertise in addressing education, environmental, and social justice issues. Her journey began after facing systemic racism in her previous workplace, which inspired her to create a space where inclusivity and equity are at the forefront of every campaign. At Better Together, she has led numerous initiatives, including a groundbreaking study on biases in generative AI, which underscores her commitment to leveraging technology for social good.

Catharine’s work is characterized by her ability to craft compelling narratives that resonate with diverse audiences. She has spearheaded campaigns that not only change perceptions but also drive sustainable behavior change. Her dedication to self-development and continuous learning is evident in her strategic approach to addressing biases and promoting equity in communications. Catharine holds degrees in Public Relations and Marketing from Auburn University and an MBA from the University of Maryland’s Smith School of Business. She is also an alumna of the Vital Voices Visionaries Program in partnership with the Estée Lauder Emerging Leaders Fund. Her story is one of resilience, innovation, and a relentless pursuit of justice and equality.