Ehmonie Hainey

Ehmonie is the Director of Strategic Partnerships at Provoc, a communications and marketing firm committed to dismantling systemic inequities and helping to end major disease.

Ehmonie is a seasoned marketing, communications, business development and media relations professional. Her career spans over 16 years with experience at Fortune 500 companies, startups, and nonprofits in the financial services, entertainment (cable TV, radio, and film), tech, and nonprofit sectors.

Prior to Provoc, she held a strategic marketing and communications role at Echo&Co, a mission-driven technology firm. There she led the agency’s communications and messaging, marketing and brand management, and business development functions. Ehmonie has also held marketing and communications positions at Fannie Mae, Jobs With Justice, Assurant, and Showtime Networks. She has worked on myriad integrated digital marketing and social media campaigns, launched new products and platforms, and developed and executed strategic communications plans and programs. Prior to her marcomm career, Ehmonie was a research scientist, with a primary focus on T-cell activation and its role in cancer immunology.



Ehmonie has an MBA in marketing & entrepreneurship, and an MS in media management from Syracuse University. She also holds a BS in natural science from the University of Pittsburgh. Ehmonie has served on the board of Washington Improv Theater (WIT) for the past five years, and co-chairs the marketing committee and racial justice task force. In her spare time, she performs comedic improv and standup comedy throughout the DMV area, and blogs about fashion.

Favorite Snack
Pretty much anything covered in chocolate
Hidden Talent
Self-proclaimed Scrabble champ