Ileana is a Senior Associate at SKDK with executive management, political and paid media experience. Currently, she works closely with CEO Doug Thornell, ensuring execution of his strategic vision. Her recent experiences include producing ads for NAACP and various congressional races on the East Coast. Ileana is passionate about the intersection of media and political change.
Prior to joining SKDK, Ileana served as a Legislative Correspondent for Senator Bennet’s (CO-D) office focusing on education, foreign affairs, and infrastructure. She has experience working on local and national campaigns where she developed a deep passion for campaign work.
Ileana graduated from Duke University with a bachelor’s degree in political science. She is originally from Denver, Colorado and lives in Washington, DC with her cat Martina.