Meet your boots on the ground:

Name: Deirdre Gilmore      Title: Sergeant Strategy

Achievements: Deirdre Booth-Gilmore is a Certified Professional Services Marketer who has spent the past 17 years focused on the AEC community. She has worked for small niche firms, to three of the top ENR companies. She earned her Bachelors degree in English Literature from Sonoma State University. Specializing in business and marketing planning, training and coaching, strategic project pursuits, Deirdre is the General that keeps your firm moving through the battlefield.

Most likely to say in a meeting: “How does this fit into your marketing plan?”



Name: Barbara Shuck, FSMPS, CPSM      Title: Lieutenant Leadership

Achievements: Barbara “Lieutenant Leadership” Shuck, FSMPS, CPSM, the seasoned AEC marketer you already know and love, will be commanding excellent customer service from the Midwest office, infiltrating your firm with marketing services that make a lasting impact. Barbara is a national Past-President of the Society for Marketing Professional Services, and holds the designations of Fellow and Certified Professional Services Marketer, two highly distinct honors. She has extensive experience managing large corporate teams, building strong brands, and crafting strategies that win.

Most likely to say in a meeting: “Tell me more about your goals.”


Name: Tonia Swanson      Title: Captain Creative

Achievements: Tonia Swanson brings 14 years of design experience and a whole munitions chest full of irreverence to TankGirl Marketing. She is responsible for all aspects of graphic design, marketing collateral, and corporate identities. Tonia earned her Bachelor of Science degree from North Dakota State University, holds certifications in Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel, and extensive training in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop.

Most likely to say in a meeting: “Can we talk more about the design?”


Name: Ampy McIntyre      Title: Chief of Content

Achievements: With more than 15 years in the A/E/C industry, Ampy recently moved to the Valley and brings marketing and strategic client development experience to Tank Girl Marketing. In her previous roles, Ampy served as Marketing and Business Development Manager for design and construction firms in Chicago. She earned her Bachelors degree in Sociology from Northern Illinois University. Ampy served as the board secretary of the Chicago chapter of the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) in 2014-2016.

Most likely to say in a meeting: “When is it due?”


Name: Darci VanCamp      Title: Major Marketing

Achievements: Having served in the A/E/C industry for 11 years, Darci specializes in marketing and creative strategy, management, and proposal development. As a marketing leader, she has directed teams for branding, project and event management, program and process development, best practice implementation, and database administration. Darci is an active volunteer, currently the Education Chair of the Arizona chapter of the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) and Communications Chair for the Central Arizona Society for Healthcare Engineering (CASHE).

Most likely to say in a meeting: “How can I help?”


Name: Shiloh Grottenthaler      Title: Deputy Designer

Achievements: Shiloh brings incredible talent in graphic design, brand identity, complex data illustrations, social media graphics and website design. She is a Swiss Army knife of marketing skills and contributes a deeply creative mindset in all types of projects. Shiloh received a Bachelor of Science degree in Graphic Design from Arizona State University.

Most likely to say in a meeting: “Can I use Open Sans?”


Name: Dana DuComb         Title: Corporal of Copy

Achievements: Dana brings over 20 years of writing and editing experience to TankGirl’s rank and file. With sniper sharp skills, Dana never misses the target when creating a storytelling experience for our clients. Through reconnaissance, she transforms technical jargon to a composition that excites and drives our clients forward. She brings years of professional growth from the trenches of education, and from the wide variety of copy work she’s accomplished, from ghost writing chapters on chakras to the benefits of 4D BIM in Resiliency, and everything in between.

Most likely to say in a meeting: “What are you trying to say?”


Name: Faith Petersen         Title: Cadet Content Coordinator

Achievements: After finishing her basic training in Business Communications at Arizona State University, Faith advanced her abilities on the battlefield of the AEC industry. She has enlisted as our new Cadet Content Coordinator. Faith specializes in RFP response development, market research, reconnaissance, and event management. With strong industry expertise and a desire to work her way through up the ranks of marketing and design, she found her place with the innovative leadership and team at TankGirl.

Most likely to say in a meeting: “How can I support you?”


Name: Nikki Hasbun         Title: General Graphics

Achievements: Our new General Graphics comes to TankGirl after 3 years of successful apprenticeship with our Captain of Creativity, Tonia Swanson. Nikki completed basic training in Graphic Design at Notre Dame, finding an early love for balance, beauty and design. Disciplined in the arts of branding and marketing, she loves to see the connection between design, success and winning bids. She brings to TankGirl the ability to not only deliver the best professional marketing plans and designs, but also to develop Spanish/English solutions to reach an even greater audience.

Most likely to say in a meeting: “Let’s talk about a color palette that works with your brand”