SKDK Welcomes New Hires

SKDK is proud to announce four new hires:

Alex Levy, Vice President, New York Office – Alex comes to us after serving three years in Senator Schumer’s office, as Speechwriter and Deputy Communications Director. More recently, Alex clerked for Chief Judge Patti Saris of the U.S. District Court in Boston and worked as an aide to former U.S. Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin. A proud Buffalo native, Alex received his J.D. from N.Y.U. Law and is a member of the New York bar.

Rae Robinson Trotman, Vice President, DC Office – Rae joins SKDK from IR+Media where she was a managing partner. At IR Rae provided strategic communications advice to Teach for America, Hyundai Motors,, and many other clients. Before working at IR, Rae worked at The Caraway Group for seven years as the Chief of Staff and Vice President in their DC Office.

Kristen Hernandez, Associate, DC Office – Kristen joins us from GMMB in DC where she was an Account Executive and Media Assistant. Prior to working at GMMB, Kristen interned at The Strategy Group, Truman National Security Project and DOJ.

Julia Schechter, Associate, New York Office – Julia joins us from Politico New York, fka Capital New York, where she served as a business development Associate. Julia went to Tufts and studied International Relations and Spanish (with a minor in communications and media studies).