Our Staff

Currently the bureau consists of a staff with varying degrees of experience and background in healthcare advertising. By way of introduction, following are a few points about each of our backgrounds:


  • Mary has been planning media for the pharmaceutical industry for over 35 years. During this time she has built a wealth of media knowledge and know-how that only a few of her contemporaries in the industry can boast. She started at Grey Medical Advertising in 1974 as a media coordinator. As a freelance media consultant since 1976, Mary worked for several major healthcare companies such as Barnum Communications, KC Research, KPR, Biomedical Information, Klemtner Advertising and F. Scott Kimmich & Co. before starting MEDICAL MEDIA SERVICES, INC. Since its inception, this service bureau has had the distinct privilege of participating in the promotional efforts of over 115 clients to-date, gaining experience on countless numbers of products at all different stages of their lifecycles.


  • Lisa brings with her over 20 years of strategic planning and buying experience across all therapeutic categories. Lisa is looking forward to bringing her enthusiasm and love for healthcare media to expand MMSI’s capabilities. Prior to joining MMSI Lisa worked at SSCG Media Group for 6 years where she lead the strategic planning and buying for Acadia, Genentech, Rhodes, Mallinckrodt, Salix, Clovis, Pfizer Animal Health, Biogen, Acorda, . Prior to SSCG Media Group. Lisa worked for RCW Group. Some of the previous clients include Allergan, Amgen, Boehringer Ingelheim, Johnson & Johnson, KOWA and Novartis. Lisa began her healthcare advertising career at Advanstar Communications as a sales representative for Physician’s Management. After almost 2 years, she moved to the agency side as a media planner at LLNS, where she helped grow the media department to double it’s size in a few years.
    With a passion for all things media she served as a board member of the Association of Medical Media for the last five years and is currently 2018 President Elect. Lisa is a graduate of St. John’s University and St. John’s University School of Law. She holds a BS in communication arts and a Juris Doctorate. She worked as an attorney at the oldest law firm in Brooklyn, Wingate & Cullen. Lisa loves spending time with her family (including 3 rescue dogs) and friends at home and at the neighborhood lake.


  • Susan joined MMSI in July 2003. Her background in business and accounting enabled MMSI to broaden its service components to include media buying on behalf of our clients with a business model that proves effective in generating significant savings revenue. She brings extensive experience from several industries, including banking and publishing. Before joining MMSI, Sue’s vast experience included a position as general business manager to the Council for Periodicals Distributors Association which represents magazine publishers and distributors in all fields regarding First Amendment issues. Sue’s diligent attention to the details of each and every media buy made at MMSI is complimented by her creative approach to streamlining our in-house reporting of advertising revenue and ultimate budget balance for our clients. Sue holds a BA in English and Education from Iona College.


We are always interested in connecting ourselves with talented people who have a focus on media planning and placement.

Please email your resume to:



Medical Media Services, Inc.
PO Box 503
Lincolndale, NY 10540
Phone: (914) 707-1849
E-Mail: Info@mmsi-online.com