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Katie Boyd

Managing Director

Katie Boyd is a veteran communications strategist with nearly 20 years of experience in key policy fights, including more than a decade in House and Senate leadership offices.

Before joining CGCN, Katie served as Communications Director and Spokeswoman for U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) as he led the Senate Committee on Rules and Administration, the Republican Policy Committee, the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, & Related Agencies, and served as Vice Chairman of the Senate Republican Conference. As Blunt’s chief communications officer, she coordinated press strategies across his personal office and all committee assignments, developed and executed earned media efforts on a broad range of issues, and collaborated with Senate leadership on messaging for major legislative initiatives.

Prior to her time with Sen. Blunt, Katie served as Assistant Communications Director to House Speaker John Boehner (Ohio). In the Speaker’s office, she created and delivered messaging content for traditional and digital platforms, directed rapid response efforts for the State of the Union address and other major events and legislative priorities, and collaborated with leadership and committee offices on conference-wide messaging strategies.

Katie returned to Capitol Hill in 2010 after working in public affairs advising clients in the energy and financial sectors. Prior to that, she was part of the Research and Communications team at the Republican National Committee during the 2008 presidential cycle.

Katie began her career in the office of U.S. Senator Jon Kyl (Az.) after graduating from the University of Virginia.

  • Former Communications Director to then Senator Roy Blunt
  • Former Assistant Communications Director to then Speaker John Boehner
  • Republican National Committee aide during the 2008 presidential cycle