Kevin Lawlor

Executive Vice President, Political Director

As Executive Vice President and Political Director, Kevin Lawlor leads DDC’s Political Operations, helping clients design and execute political, public affairs, and media campaigns that utilize tactics ranging from grassroots outreach and coalition building to earned and paid media. Kevin works directly with corporations, trade associations, non-profits, and government clients on issues that are front and center in Washington, D.C., as well as back in their home states. He has worked in every major U.S. media market as well as an array of global and niche markets covering a wide-range political and policy issues. Additionally, he has led message development and conducted media coaching, debate prep and public speaking training for members of Congress, CEOs, and small business owners.

Career Highlights:

  • Chief Communications Advisor to four members of Congress and numerous congressional campaigns
  • Chief Spokesperson and Communications Director for both a Washington, D.C.-based think tank and an industrial trade association
  • Adjunct Professor at American University’s School of Public Affairs