Director, Social Media & Video
Marsha MacEachern Tempesta made the cross country move from her hometown of Boston to Las Vegas in 2011 to serve Faiss Foley Warren PR & Government Affairs as social media and video director.
Her previous experience includes working at The Ad Club of Boston, as well as a communications specialist and PR manager for Brandeis University and Avid Technology. She has also served as a one-man-band TV reporter/anchor for Worcester News Tonight, which is produced by New England Cable News (NECN) and Charter Communications in Massachusetts, and as a news reporter/anchor and weather anchor at WAGM-TV in Presque Isle, Maine. While in graduate school, she worked as a news website producer for NECN and did some freelance work in print journalism
Tempesta led FFW to win the 2011 “Best Online/Social Media Campaign” award from the Las Vegas Business Press’ list of “Best Advertising Agencies and PR Firms” for social media and video production work in Pardee Homes’ Project Playhouse Pet Edition charity campaign.
Tempesta is also the recipient of ‘platinum’ and ‘gold’ AVA awards for video production, as well as a Maine Association of Broadcaster’s Award and a SPJ Mark of Excellence Award. She was also a finalist in the 2011 New England Mountain Bike Film Festival for her short film “A Biker’s Playground.”
She received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Emerson College in Boston, Mass. She has served on Emerson’s alumni board as the young alumni chair and on Emerson’s nationwide GOLD council.
Tempesta is a board member for the Contemporary Arts Center, located in downtown Las Vegas and a volunteer for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Southern Nevada Chapter. She ran the Nike Women’s Half Marathon in 2013 as a member of the LLS “Team in Training.” She also enjoys acting, volleyball and softball.