Rae Robinson Trotman


Vice President
Washington, D.C.


Rae Robinson Trotman is an experienced communications strategist specializing in diversity and inclusion messaging and strategy. She comes to SKDKnickerbocker from D.C.-based public affairs firms where she provided counsel to clients in the education, technology, automotive and health care industries. Rae has particularly strong relationships within the African American community and has crafted corporate social responsibility campaigns and created visibility campaigns for some of the country’s top executives and leaders. Rae has helped build diversity and inclusion engagement programs for some of the country’s most well-known corporations and Fortune 500 companies. Throughout her career, Rae has worked on a range of social issues including child welfare reform, child sexual exploitation, juvenile justice and education reform.

A Washington, D.C., native, Rae earned double master’s degrees from Boston University and a bachelor’s degree from Spelman College.