Jessica Herrala

Chief Communications Officer

Jessica Herrala serves as Chief Communications Officer, managing the Clayco brand as well as the sales and marketing process. She and her team of multi-disciplined communications and marketing professionals have a laser focus on customers and transparent communication across all stakeholders.

Working closely with our clients, Jessica and her team provide an additional level of strategic counsel to provide visibility, storytelling and awards for our projects.

Jessica is a 20+ year veteran of the architecture, engineering, construction and development industry in senior level roles including communications, public affairs, marketing, business development, change management and strategic planning.


International Women’s Forum


Bachelor of Science – Journalism, University of Tennessee


Strategy development
Change management
Public affairs
Business development
Corporate communications
Employee engagement
Business transformations
Brand building
Crisis management
Leadership coaching
Proposal development

What Inspires You?

“I’m inspired by constant learning and encouraging the same among my team. We are fortunate to have a company full of diverse people with different functions and backgrounds. It’s easy to sit in the office and do what you know how to do every day. The magic happens when you take yourself out of your comfort zone and begin to learn how every individual contributes to the business and how you can grow through expanded knowledge.”

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