Lindrea Reynolds is a creative enthusiast who is obsessed with brand development and personal growth. With a deep passion for reimagining storytelling experiences and advocating for social good, she helps businesses and individuals inspire positive change, gain visibility, and create lasting connections.
As the Founder and Chief Brand Strategist of LR Brand Consulting, Inc., and host and executive producer of Next Level Brand Behavior (a platform for brand education and curated storytelling experiences), Lindrea transforms ordinary brand practices into meaningful, results-driven promises. With over 15 years of experience in the marketing and design industries, she believes that approaching brand-building with a holistic, human-centered approach is the key to developing transformative relationships. As a consultant and speaker, Lindrea has shared her philosophy with organizations and game-changing leaders across public and private sectors, including TedX, Fifth Third Bank, The University of Chicago, PRSA, California-State University, Accenture, The Boys and Girls Club, and more.
Prior to launching her consulting agency, Lindrea led the marketing, creative and branding efforts for the nationally recognized nonprofit organization, After School Matters. She spearheaded the organization’s rebranding and stakeholder trainings, developed creative storytelling strategies for award-winning, large-scale events, and assisted with securing corporate partnerships with the NBA, Google, iHeart Media, and others.
A zealous educator and coach, Lindrea has taught inclusive brand marketing for the University of Chicago’s Department of Professional Education and frequently partners with organizations to mentor professionals on personal brand development and reputation management. She serves on the Nonprofit Pro Editorial Advisory Board, the associate board of Girls Inc. of Chicago, and is an engaged member of the Business Leadership Council and NAWBO Chicago.
Lindrea received her BFA in Graphic Design from Iowa State University and an Integrated Marketing Certification from the University of Chicago. When she is not building brands, she’s building furniture and enjoying fun activities that fuel her creativity alongside her husband, Solomon, and their pom, Adobe.