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Derek DeVries is a senior associate in the digital practice at Lambert, Edwards & Associates, or LE&A, in Grand Rapids. His role involves creating social media strategy, marketing campaigns, collateral and advising on digital development. Prior to joining LE&A, Derek worked for 834 Design & Marketing and spent 11 years in higher education doing public relations, social media marketing and communications for Grand Rapids Community College. In addition to his duties at LE&A, Derek also teaches public relations at Grand Valley State University.