Julia Schechter

Julia is a member of the New York public affairs team, developing and advising on communications strategies for corporate, advocacy, philanthropic and nonprofit clients.

At SKDK, Julia has helped execute high-profile campaigns to protect women’s access to reproductive healthcare, raise awareness of common-sense solutions to the opioid epidemic and restore the public’s trust in Congress. She was part of the team that built a network of PR firms to help women across the country come forward to tell their stories of sexual harassment and assault through the TIME’S UP Legal Defense Fund.

Previously, Julia worked at POLITICO New York (formerly Capital New York), spearheading POLITICO’s expansion into state markets across the country.

Julia graduated from Tufts University cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in international relations and Spanish. She is a native New Yorker.