Liz Hallgren

Liz is part of the New York public affairs team at SKDK, where she supports a wide variety of SKDK’s corporate, nonprofit, philanthropic, and advocacy clients. She gained valuable experience learning the ins-and-outs of the public affairs field and SKDK’s client base as a public affairs intern before joining the team full time as an associate.

A native of Baltimore, Liz joins SKDK by way of Philadelphia, where she worked previously in academic publishing at the University of Pennsylvania. She spent her college years cultivating an interest in media and journalism, and spent her first months after graduating working with a journalism nonprofit based in Turkey. Liz also has a keen interest in politics and advocacy, and spent a summer as an intern with a youth democracy organization based in Missoula, Montana, working to mobilize voters and engage community members around key issues.

Liz graduated from Macalester College in Saint Paul, Minnesota summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in International Studies and English Literature.