“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.”
Caitlin Kummeth is a Manager of Public Affairs at Southwest Strategies specializing in strategic communication and community outreach for large-scale infrastructure projects in Southern California. She serves a multi-faceted role supporting projects, including SANDAG and Caltrans, utilizing her skills in community relations, project management, digital marketing and event planning.
Before joining the team, Kummeth served as a marketing manager for a public health nonprofit, leading grassroots social media campaigns for health crises including substance abuse disorder, mental health, reproductive health and more. She also supported the launch of a health research program in Southern California under the National Institutes of Health while working for the San Diego Blood Bank. Kummeth has published several articles on her work in scientific journals, including PLOS One and SSRN.