SKDK Announces Promotions Across Departments

WASHINGTON – Today, SKDK announced more than 20 promotions at levels, in all divisions and across service lines.  In 2020, SKDK had the best year in its history, expanding its operations both organically and through acquisitions. 

“I could not be happier to announce these promotions at this moment,” said SKDK CEO Josh Isay. “Despite the difficulties of the last year, SKDK has risen to new heights because of the incredible and diverse talent of the firm.  Our entire staff is dedicated to some of the most important work at this moment in history and we are excited to have such tremendous colleagues who have excelled by showing true leadership and achieving results for our clients.”

SKDK is proud to announce the promotions of the following employees:

Rae Robinson, Managing Director and Chief Equity and Inclusion Officer

Daniel Barash, Senior Vice President

Greta Feldman, Senior Vice President

Cameron French, Senior Vice President

Jason Kaplan, Senior Vice President

Javier Lacayo, Senior Vice President

Andrew Shipley, Senior Vice President and Head of Advertising

Todd Williamson, Senior Vice President

William Brunelle, Vice President

Liza Dee, Vice President

James Hong, Vice President and Chief of Staff, Digital

Jason Novak, Vice President

Tania Mercado, Vice President

Julia Schechter, Vice President

Kyle Schnoebelen, Vice President

Alex Wolff, Vice President

Madeline Groves, Director

Jennifer Lee, Director

Grace Qayoumi, Director

Rachael Shackelford, Director

Ethan Stackpole, Director

Charmae Astillero, Senior Associate

Stephanie Djordjevic, Senior Associate

John Kim, Senior Associate

Olivia Solow-Niederman, Senior Associate

Jillian Susi, Senior Associate

About SKDK

SKDK is a top national communications and political consulting firm bringing unparalleled strategic communications experience to Fortune 500 companies, nonprofits, philanthropic organizations and labor unions, as well as political committees and candidates. With offices in Washington, New York, Los Angeles and Albany, SKDK offers strategic support to managing a crisis, protecting a brand, advocating an issue or winning an election.

In 2020, SKDK was a key member of the Biden for President campaign with Anita Dunn serving as Senior Advisor and the firm leading the campaign’s direct mail and vote by mail operations. The influential Holmes Report once again named SKDK as the North America Public Affairs Agency of the Year in 2019, following wins in 2015, 2016, and 2018. To learn more about SKDK, visit our website at SKDK is a proud member of The Stagwell Group, a collaborative group of agencies who are out to “reinvent the holding company,” according to the Wall Street Journal. The Stagwell Group portfolio includes more than a dozen best-in-class, digital-first agencies who are focused on what modern CMOs need. Learn more about Stagwell at