Alex Macfarlane

Alex Macfarlane is an experienced and proven communicator who brings more than eight years of experience in policy and politics to SKDK. She has extensive knowledge and involvement managing the rollout of legislation, communicating with reporters on complex issues, and preparing executives and elected leaders to speak with local, state, and national media outlets. Alex also brings a deep understanding of Congressional policy and practice to bear on her work for clients.

Before joining SKDK, she served as Communications Director to Congressman Mike Thompson (CA-05), where she managed the Congressman’s communications as Chairman of the House Gun Violence Prevention Task Force and as a senior member on the House Committee on Ways and Means. Before that, she served as Press Secretary to both Congressman Raul Ruiz (CA-36) and Congressman David Cicilline (RI-01).

Originally from Utah, Alex earned a bachelor’s in history from Brown University. She currently resides in Washington, D.C. with her dog Millie