Our Team

Megan James

President + Digital Strategist


Megan is a seasoned professional with a 15 year background in IT consulting sales. This provides her with a steadfast customer service mentality which permeates through the entire organization. She founded MJ2 in 2007 after seeing the potential in social media strategies. She strongly believes in work/life balance, which has made MJ2 one of the most envied digital shops in town.

An avid runner, Megan also enjoys spending time with her three (almost) grown children, and attending lacrosse games.

Lisa Moore

Director + Content Strategist


Lisa is the “firepower” behind content strategy at MJ2. She understands the digital landscape and is quickly able to help clients understand the social space. She has been a key player in the success of MJ2 over the past 8 years.

Lisa built her career in the mortgage industry where she managed a $20 million book of business. After helping local businesses with their social strategies, Lisa joined Megan – eventually winning and running the award-winning Fire-Dex account.

Anne Harkin

Director + Digital Strategist


Anne Cordial-Harkin is a Digital Strategist for MJ2, and also heads up website design and development. She is a seasoned advertising veteran, working for companies including Time Warner Cable, Clear Channel and QFM 96. Anne currently handles both B2B and B2C for MJ2. She’s integral to the success of the longest running account, The Catholic Diocese of Columbus and has worked hard on the Face Forward campaign and app to create an integrated campaign with proven results.

An interesting thing that people may not know about Anne is that she grew up on the iconic Big Bear Farms in Powell, Ohio.

Mark Riggs

Business Manager


Mark grew up all over the country, as his father was a Marine. After graduating from The Ohio State University, Mark was Director of Finance at a local printing company. Eventually Mark took a job at Fireproof Records and has been with the company since. It is through Fireproof that Mark met Megan James, and now serves as our Business Manager.

A true outdoorsman, Mark enjoys hiking with his two sons, and has explored most of Ohio’s State Parks.

Ashley Allison

Senior Designer


Ashley is a University of Dayton grad with a degree in Visual Communication Design. She has the unique ability to quickly take content ideas and turn them into amazing graphic assets for our clients. She touches almost every project that comes through the agency and runs day-to-day production activities in our studio.

Ashley loves to travel and most recently visited Europe, where she spent time traveling to a number of different cities. She enjoyed Prague the most since it is “beautiful almost to the point of seeming unreal!”

Andrew Bash

Project Manager + Web Developer


Andrew is our self-taught web designer and developer. After graduating with a degree in Graphic Design, Andrew interned with MJ2 and was so successful that he came on board full time shortly afterwards. He’s a jack of all trades as our staff photographer, photoshop expert, web designer, web developer, and analytics guru. Andrew manages our web development projects, and contributes to most of our email projects.

In his spare time, Andrew likes to play piano and experience the great restaurant scene in Columbus with his wife.

Stefanie Bressan

Social Media Specialist


Stefanie is our newest team member at MJ2. She comes to us with a wealth of experience in content development and social community management. She has a degree in Journalism from San Diego State University and speaks 5 languages fluently!

Stefanie recently relocated to Columbus from Phoenix. She likes to read mystery novels and is an avid bow hunter and clay shooter.

Nick Smith

Senior Designer

With more than a decade of experience in the industry and a passion for branding, UI and print, Nick enjoys working directly with clients to help understand their needs, develop a strategy and design a finished product.

Jordan Roth

Web Developer + SEO Specialist

With a background in audio production, Jordan has always been involved in using technology and proven formulas to create a final product with an artistic sensibility. His attention to detail and drive to see results has contributed to the growth and success of our web design and development initiative.

Jordan is a committed husband and father of two small boys. In his spare time he enjoys being outdoors with his family, learning geeky new things and playing and listening to music.

Erica Newell

Social Media Specialist


Erica is our resident intern who has a great deal of marketing experience despite being a recent graduate of The Ohio State University. She works on a variety of our new and existing clients, performing key tasks such as video editing, research, competitive analysis and asset creation.

Erica is an avid concert-goer – her favorite band is Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band – a huge coincidence, since that happens to be Megan’s favorite band as well!

Shelley Mann

Business Writer

In a previous life, Shelley wrote about and reviewed restaurants for Columbus Crave magazine, a publication she helped launch in 2011.

She contributes to a number of MJ2 content and social campaigns, bringing her high quality writing expertise, and a deep knowledge of the community in and around Columbus.

Dean Lawson


Dean is our full-fledged video production specialist. Having a knack for problem solving and thinking ‘out of the box’, He is always looking for an interesting story to tell. With roots in Music, Dean has had many creative endeavors involving the ever growing local music scene.

In his free time Dean loves to attend concerts, explore the food scene, and play with great dane puppies in the hope of being able to purchase one in the near future.