Ellen Marsau Burger leads the public relations efforts for HALL Group as the company’s director of communications. Her role includes managing all internal and external communications for the company and its Dallas-based brands, including media relations efforts, strategic partnerships, copywriting, executive profiling and speechwriting, key messaging and annual planning.

Prior to joining HALL Group, Mrs. Burger held the position of public relations specialist for several years at Jackson Spalding, an award-winning integrated marketing communications agency serving national and international clients. An Atlanta native, Mrs. Burger began her career at Jackson Spalding’s Athens, Georgia office, later transitioning to the company’s office in Dallas. Clients she has represented include Delta Airlines, Mattress Firm, Cousins Properties, Primrose Schools, the University of Georgia and Fortis Property Group, among others.

Mrs. Burger is also involved in several local nonprofit organizations, including the Dallas Contemporary “Contemporaries,” Genesis Women’s Shelter Young Leaders and PRSA Dallas. She also currently serves as president elect on the Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s Young Professionals board. A graduate of the University of Georgia’s Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication, Mrs. Burger holds a BA in Public Relations and Minor in Art History.