Mary Ellen Garrett


Senior Associate
Washington, D.C.

Mary Ellen creates powerful stories and winning media strategies for corporate, advocacy and nonprofit clients. Before joining SKDK’s public affairs team she served on the press team for Rep. Paul Tonko (NY-20). She also helped produce NPR’s The Diane Rehm Show, led public relations for her university’s TEDx conference and coordinated a grassroots public water infrastructure campaign.

Born and raised in Washington, D.C., Mary Ellen is a proud graduate of William & Mary and speaks fluent Spanish.