Alexis Majied serves as the organization’s chief communications strategist and primary spokesperson. She is responsible for overseeing public relations, marketing, government affairs, public outreach, community relations, internal communications and business development activities.
Mrs. Majied has more than 15 years of experience in marketing and communications. Her career started in the promotions department at WAVY-TV 10 (NBC), followed by her first stint at HRT, where she was instrumental in developing communications strategies for launching The Tide light rail and Metro Area Express (MAX) services. She spent some time doing marketing communications work in the construction equipment and healthcare industries prior to returning to HRT as chief communications officer.
Alexis is a member of the Hampton Roads chapters of Women in Transit and Public Relations Society of America. She is also a Girl Scout troop leader and serves on the Board of Directors for Girls on the Run Hampton Roads. She was recognized as a “Top Forty Under 40” by Inside Business in 2022.
Mrs. Majied holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism from Norfolk State University and a Master of Science degree in Integrated Marketing Communications from West Virginia University.