C4CSĀ® - Leaders in Strategic Communication and Crisis Management

Anne Linaberger is a results-driven communicator with more than 30 years of professional experience in journalism and strategic communication, as well as volunteer experience in non-profit marketing, community relations, and public relations.

A successful manager and leader with a proven track record of identifying target audiences, devising and implementing effective communication strategies, and leading teams, Anne's outstanding communication skills and client focus enable her to produce excellent results.

Anne has spent more than 20 years at KDKA/WPCW-TV, the top-rated CBS owned and operated television stations in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, including eight years as News Director, managing a staff of more than 100 professionals and multi-million dollar operating and capital budgets. Over the course of her career, Anne has served in other management and on-air roles at various television and radio stations, including as a reporter, anchor, and executive producer. Her wealth of knowledge and deep journalistic experience is put to good use as Anne works with clients across industries and geographies providing high level consulting, training, and executive coaching services. 

The winner of dozens of national and regional awards including two Emmys for outstanding news operation, Anne is also a skilled educator with two decades of experience in the classroom and on-line instruction at institutions including Point Park University and West Virginia University.

Anne is a graduate of Allegheny College and holds her Master's in Integrated Marketing Communication from West Virginia University. In her free time Anne serves as a community volunteer in leadership positions including as marketing and communications committee chair on boards of directors of multiple nonprofit organizations.