Meara McNitt


B.A., University of New Orleans
Major in Film Arts
Minors in Marketing and Hospitality

Meara McNitt
Social Media Director

As the Social Media Director, Meara oversees a team that manages social media platforms for organizations, helping them exceed their goals across channels. Along with writing Facebook Posts, Tweets, Instagram captions and more, she manages clients’ digital communities and runs social advertising campaigns. She is constantly analyzing data and interactions to optimize her clients’ pages. Meara is Sprout Social Certified, ensuring her ability to monitor and develop social media accounts efficiently and successfully. Since joining Online Optimism, Meara has made our Instagram look wicked cool.

Meara grew up in Slidell, where she dedicated most of her teenage years to learning and utilizing today’s top social media platforms from their earliest days. She earned her Bachelor’s in Film Arts with minors in Marketing and Hospitality from the University of New Orleans, where she worked for over two years under the Director of Marketing. When not running around UNO’s campus with one of her many student organizations, Meara was a Specialist here at Online Optimism. Nowadays, when Meara is not at the office overseeing her clients’ social media accounts or playing with the office dogs, she’s at home overseeing her own social media accounts or reviewing movies on Instagram.