Krile Communications

Strategy, Marketing, Public Relations

About Us

Angela Krile, President

Angela Krile, president of Krile Communications, has nearly 20 years of experience in helping to develop and implement strategic communications efforts for organizations that range from small non-profits to international Fortune 500 corporations. Angela has a keen understanding of effectively harnessing both the small-town grapevine and the power of big-city “PR,” allowing her to help any size organization communicate to any size audience to meet their communications objectives.

A native of Sugar Grove, Ohio, Angela received her degree at the prestigious E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University and has served on Ohio University’s National Alumni Board. She is a member of the Lancaster Rotary and is active with the Fairfield County 4-H Endowment Committee, the Lancaster- Fairfield County Chamber of Commerce and numerous community organizations. Angela was named to the 2006 class of Business First’s “Forty Under 40,” is a member of the Leadership Columbus class of 2006 and the Public Relations Society of America, and has been a featured speaker on communications issues at Iowa State University, Ohio University, Capital University and The Ohio State University.

Angela lives on a farm with her husband, Greg a high school math teacher, and their two sons.

View specific examples of Angela’s experience and her professional and personal Code of Ethics.


Jill Buterbaugh, Senior Account Manager

Jill Buterbaugh is a communications and marketing professional with nearly two decades of experience developing communications strategy and materials for a broad client base ranging from Fortune 100 companies to small businesses and non-profit organizations. Her strengths include the development and implementation of strategic corporate marketing and communications plans; business writing and editing; corporate change communications; event planning and coordination; creative development and production of collateral materials; and development and placement of print, internet, radio and direct mail advertising.

A native of St. Louis, MO, Jill graduated from the prestigious Kelley School of Business at Indiana University with a degree in marketing. She currently resides in Worthington, Ohio with her husband Jay and three wonderful daughters. In addition to helping her clients with their various communications needs, she shares her experience and skills as an active volunteer in the school and local community.


Kristen Renard, Account Manager

A native of Lancaster, Ohio, Kristen joined Krile Communications after receiving her degree from the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University. While at Ohio University, she was a member of the Public Relations Student Society of America, and an account associate for Ohio University’s student-run PR firm, ImPRessions. She also served as Media Relations Coordinator for Ohio University’s Campus Recreation, and as a marketing representative for Buffalo Wild Wings. As a member of the Krile Communications team, Kristen’s work has included media relations for clients including Dreamworks and Cirque du Soleil, as well as social media and public relations support for small businesses and non-profit organizations throughout the community.

Kristen is currently a member of the Public Relations Society of America, serves on the board of the Young Professionals of Lancaster, and is a member of the Fairfield Leadership class of 2013. Kristen volunteers her time and talents with multiple community organizations and is active in the Lancaster-Fairfield County Chamber of Commerce.