About Lis Smith


Lis–who has worked on over a dozen political campaigns— has extensive experience in public affairs campaigns, media relations, and crisis communications at the local, state and national levels. She most recently served as the Deputy Campaign Manager for Martin O’Malley’s campaign for President, where she managed the campaign’s communications efforts. And in 2012, she worked as the Director of Rapid Response for President Obama’s reelection campaign, where she coordinated press, research, policy and digital operations to strategically respond to attacks from the opposition. She has hands-on and managerial experience in every aspect of modern communications—from branding to communications strategy and planning, media relations, social media engagement, and writing.