Keri Kohler


Deputy Chief Operating Officer
Washington, D.C.

As deputy chief operating officer, Keri manages the functionality of SKDKnickerbocker to drive extensive and sustainable growth. Her responsibilities include human resources, operations and strategic planning.

Keri came to SKDK with over fifteen years of experience supporting high level principals. She served in the Obama administration at the Department of Health and Human Services as Secretary Kathleen Sebelius’ deputy director of scheduling and advance. She was a senior staff member on Capitol Hill where she served as the director of scheduling for Senator Evan Bayh and Congressman Ben Chandler. Keri got her start in public service as a staff assistant for Congressman Tom Barrett. Her background expands into the private sector where she supported trade association CEOs and top lobbyists.

Keri graduated from Marquette University with a degree in political science. She lives in Washington, D.C.