Marcela Salazar

Marcela Salazar has twenty years of experience working in public affairs, politics, media, and advertising. As a trusted partner for Fortune 500 companies and nonprofits, she specializes in redefining an organization’s purpose with authenticity and passion while helping clients meet specific objectives.

Her expertise in influencing the national conversation comes from a decade in broadcast journalism at CNN, CNN en Español and Univision, where she earned an Emmy nomination and two Peabody Awards.

Prior to her broadcast career, Marcela served as press adviser for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and (NCLR), and as a senior consulting analyst at Accenture in the United States and Spain.

She is a graduate of Georgetown University and holds a Master of Journalism from the Universitat de Barcelona. A native Chicagoan, Marcela now leads the SKDK Dallas office after decades in DC. She is fluent in Spanish and bicultural.