About Happy Medium

Happy Medium is a company comprised of creators, innovators, artists, storytellers, makers and leaders. While operating as a full-service marketing firm, it also thrives on development of its own cutting-edge products and technology. We implement the same strategies of honesty and transparency for our clients that we do for ourselves, proving effective time over time.

Happy Medium has had repeat appearances on the Inc. 5000 list, awarded to the fastest growing companies in the United States. It has also been awarded Best Workplace for Young Professionals by the Greater Des Moines Partnership, Business with a Bright Future by the Business Record, Best Social Media Company and other accolades.

Company culture is a priority to the agency which is demonstrated in the unique benefits and staying true to our founding principles: Curiosity, Happiness, Integrity and Teamwork.

We believe in making people and projects successful and happy. Let’s work together.

Meet the people behind our work below.

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Katie Patterson

Founder | CEO

Kristen Walker

Director of Accounts | Leadership

Doug Choi

Art Director | Leadership

Kevin Snyder


Julie Welch

Media Director | Culture Team

Lauren Reuland

Office Manager

Jill Patterson

Account Coordinator | Culture Team

Sarah Fisch

Visual Designer

Nick Renkoski

Creative Director | Leadership

Grace Wenzel

Lead Social Media Strategist

Nicki Mittelbrun

Media Coordinator

Kodie Grantham

Senior Product Engineer

Jamie Keomanivong

Senior Developer

Ellen Butler

UX Director

Sam Lowry

SEO/SEM Strategist

Page Smith

Lead Developer

Stephanie Reinhold

Executive Assistant

Lilly Faucher

Account Coordinator

Katherine Forst

Account Coordinator

Paige Winters

Visual Designer

Anne Moeller

Account Executive

Hayleigh Syens

Social Media Strategist