Vice President, Communications, Events & Marketing


Phone: 646-582-2353

Erin Casey Pellegrino is vice president, communications, events & marketing for RISE.

She previously served as RISE’s vice president, events & programming.

An innovative leader with nearly 20 years of experience in sports and entertainment, she has assisted with more than 100 live events, including 15 Super Bowls.

Before joining RISE, Erin was director of marketing & communications at Sesame Street, where she provided strategic brand direction and creative oversight for broadcast, digital and print campaigns. Prior to that, she spent 12 years with the NFL and New York Giants in their communications, international and events departments.

Erin graduated from the University at Albany, where she was the special teams coach for the men’s football team. She is a proud member of UA’s Purple Family.

An explorer at heart, she has visited 35 countries and 38 states – including treks up Mount Kilimanjaro and Machu Picchu. Erin lives in Manhattan with her husband, Matt.