JEN PSAKI TO LEAD GSG’s WASHINGTON, DC OFFICE
WASHINGTON, DC–Global Strategy Group is pleased to announce Jen Psaki has been named Senior Vice President-Managing Director and will lead the growing Washington, DC office.
Psaki joins Global Strategy Group from the White House where she served as Deputy Assistant to the President and Deputy Communications Director responsible for helping run the day-to-day incoming news response, outgoing message and longer term strategic planning for the communications and press offices including events, policy rollouts, new media, constituency and research teams. In addition, she played a central communications role on key economic and domestic policy issues including energy policy, education reform, financial reform, regulatory and tax policy.
“We are thrilled to have Jen coming on board to lead and build our growing DC office,” said Jon Silvan, CEO of Global Strategy Group. “Jen’s wealth of communications and public affairs experience will be a tremendous asset to all of our political, advocacy and corporate clients.”
”Global Strategy Group is a first rate communications and public affairs firm and I am looking forward to building a team for the growing Washington office,” said Jen Psaki.
Psaki is a nearly five year veteran of the Obama communications team. She joined the Obama campaign team in 2007 as travelling press secretary and went on to serve as Deputy Press Secretary in the first year of the Administration before taking on her current position. Prior to joining the Obama team, Psaki worked on many national and state races across the country including Deputy Press Secretary on John Kerry’s presidential campaign, the re-election campaign of Governor Tom Vilsack and Senator Tom Harkin, Communications Director for the Office of Congressman Joseph Crowley and Midwest and Northeast Regional Press Secretary at the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
Psaki will be based out of the Washington, DC office beginning October 17th.