Our People

Our diverse team of experts have backgrounds in a variety of industries – public relations, marketing, journalism, politics, nonprofits, government, law and infrastructure development, to name a few – that help inform our approach to each project. We dedicate a specialized team to each client – including an executive-level team lead – to ensure every project receives our full attention. We match the right practitioners with the right project based on skills, background and client needs.

EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP

Jennifer Ziegaus Wahl

Chief Executive Officer
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Elizabeth Hansen

Senior Vice President
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Stephanie Dell

Senior Director of Public Affairs
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Wesley Jones

Director of Public Affairs
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Ben Boyce, APR

Director of Public Affairs
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Ashley Ziegaus

Finance Director
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OUR TEAM

Kimberly Olive Colla

Director of Public Affairs
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Mike Bowman

Director of Public Affairs
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Pedro Anaya Jr.

Senior Manager of Bi‑National Affairs and Community Relations
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Tiffany Metti

Manager of Public Affairs
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Amy Spear

Manager of Public Affairs
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Hope Reilly

Manager of Public Affairs & Chief Social Media Strategist
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Ashley Johnson

Manager of Public Affairs
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Jake Sneeden

Manager of Public Affairs
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Robert Iezza

Manager of Public Affairs
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Natalie Buchbinder

Senior Account Executive
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Lidiya Kravchuk

Senior Account Executive
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Alex Welling

Senior Account Executive
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Cynthia Martinez

Senior Account Executive
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Blair Jones

Senior Account Executive
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Dariel Walker

Senior Account Executive
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Matthew Warren

Senior Account Executive
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Spencer Andrews

Account Executive
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Sam Rivera

Senior Graphic Designer
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Evyn Brawley

Graphic Design
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Jessica Linder

Executive Administrator
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Fatema Arefi

Executive Assistant
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Aimee Dillon

Finance Manager
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STRATEGIC PARTNERS

Steve Alexander

Strategic Partner
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Linda Sotelo

Strategic Partner
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Tony Young

Strategic Partner
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Dedicated to Strategy

Our expertise, strategic guidance and innovative approach have made Southwest Strategies California’s leading public affairs and public outreach firm. Our clients come to us because we work harder, we produce more – and we get results. We design creative strategies to solve the complex issues that our clients – large and small – face every day. Let us put our knowledge, capabilities and creativity to work for you.

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