As part of the L.A. public affairs team, Grace Gill Qayoumi advises clients on communication strategies aimed at elevating and protecting corporate and public reputations. Before joining SKDK, Grace worked in Edelman’s reputation and advisory practice, aiding Fortune 500 clients across a range of sectors, including consumer retail, beauty, and healthcare with corporate communications, crisis and issues management, employee engagement, executive visibility, and brand transformation. Grace also gained digital and management consulting experience during her time at ICF Next. She began her career at the Natural Resources Defense Council, supporting the environmental nonprofit’s Climate & Clean Air and India Initiative programs.
Grace is a double Trojan, having earned both her B.A. in international relations and her M.A. in strategic public relations from the University of Southern California.