Devon Puglia


Managing Director
New York City

Devon is a veteran communications professional with deep experience across politics, policy and crisis communications.

Prior to joining SKDK, Devon served as communications director for New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer, where he oversaw day-to-day media operations, long-term planning and messaging, speechwriting, and advocacy campaigns across the city.

He previously worked as communications director for and senior staff to Connecticut Governor Dan Malloy, acting as the state’s chief spokesperson, managing communications for major national news stories and overseeing nearly 100 people across dozens of agencies. Devon’s earlier positions include communications director for the Connecticut Democratic Party, press secretary and head spokesperson for the New York City Department of Education, and video producer for News Corporation’s iPad newspaper, The Daily.

A native New Yorker, Devon is a graduate of Occidental College and has a master’s from Sydney University.