Owner & Digital Advertising Strategist
Amber Kraus is the owner and founder of Rise Marketing Solutions. Amber has experience in social media, digital, print and mass media management, internal and external communications, and development and strategic planning for both for-profit and non-profit organizations.
Amber is a former elementary school teacher. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from Southern Illinois University- Edwardsville and completed an Administrative Leadership and Policy Studies Program with principal certification from the University of Colorado- Denver.
She serves on the board of Pathos Education, a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide books for children in Haiti, and Under the Same Tree, a non-profit organization whose mission is to prevent the effects of poverty by creating sustainable income sources for small business owners. Amber lives in Edwardsville, Illinois with her husband, Phil, and her son, Oliver. When she isn’t working or spending time with her family, you can find her running and enjoying the outdoors or reading any book she can get her hands on.