14 Dec ROKK Solutions Adds Well-Respected Democratic Hill Operative
House Moderate Strategist Kristen Hawn to Join as Senior Advisor
Washington, D.C. – ROKK Solutions, a bipartisan public affairs firm, today welcomed senior congressional and political communications operative Kristen Hawn to its growing team as Senior Advisor. Hawn is well known in moderate Democratic circles and respected throughout Capitol Hill for her strategic insights.
Hawn has 20 years of experience specializing in multi-faceted public affairs and corporate communications campaigns. Her experience leading communications efforts on Capitol Hill, for political candidates and in the private sector gives her an intimate understanding of the importance of integrating government relations, communications and advocacy efforts in order to achieve results.
Hawn once served as Communications Director for the influential House Blue Dog Coalition, reporting directly to over 50 Members of the United States Congress and serving as its senior advisor and spokesperson. She has developed strategic communications campaigns around energy, budget, tax, health care priorities and the economy including the Affordable Care Act, Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and the Troubled Asset Relief Program.
“We are excited Kristen is joining our team and are confident her years of experience will add tremendous value to our growing firm, said ROKK Solutions Partner Rodell Mollineau. “Kristen is as an expert on the inner workings of the U.S. House and is a trusted advisor to many members of the Democratic Caucus. She has a keen understanding of the political and policy landscape headed into the 116th Congress.”
“I am thrilled to join ROKK Solutions at such an exciting time for the firm. As the political environment in Washington, DC and across the country continues to change, the firm’s bipartisan, comprehensive approach makes it uniquely qualified to navigate the waters ahead,” said Hawn.
Prior to her work in Congress, Kristen worked for international corporate public relations firm Fleishman-Hillard specializing in coalition building, media training and message development.
ROKK Solutions sits at the nexus of policy, politics and communications. Our team possesses decades of senior-level public service experience and the firm has spent years counseling companies, trade associations, coalitions and non-profits. We bring a bipartisan approach to each client engagement because our experience shows it is the most effective way to ensure a clients’ objectives are achieved.