ELIZABETH LOWERY, FORMER DEPUTY NATIONAL FINANCE DIRECTOR FOR OBAMA FOR AMERICA, JOINS MWW’S WASHINGTON, D.C. OFFICE AS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF CORPORATE AFFAIRS
Lowery’s Experience Includes Finance Director for the 2013 Presidential Inaugural Committee and Finance Director for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee
WASHINGTON, DC – July 31, 2013 – MWW (www.mww.com), one of the top five independent public relations firms, announced today that Elizabeth Lowery has joined the firm as a senior vice president in its Washington, D.C. office. Lowery brings extensive expertise in finance, fundraising and public affairs, including posts as Deputy National Finance Director for Obama for America and Finance Director for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee (DSCC). In her new role at MWW, Lowery will provide strategic counsel to the firm’s clients and will help advance the firm’s overall work in Washington, D.C. and throughout the nation.
“Liz brings an incredible breadth of experience to our team and has architected programs and strategies for some of the most powerful political figures and organizations in the world. She was a senior member of the team that designed and implemented the strategy that led to the re-election of President Obama. Her political and fundraising acumen and expansive network of relationships will be a major asset to our firm and our clients,” said Michael W. Kempner, president and CEO, MWW.
Prior to joining MWW, Lowery was Deputy National Finance Director for President Obama’s 2012 re-election campaign overseeing the finance operation that succeeded in raising over $1 billion dollars and re-electing President Obama. She then went on to serve as the Finance Director for the 2013 Presidential Inaugural Committee. During the 2010 election cycle, she served as the Finance Director for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee. Under her leadership, the committee succeeded in raising over $100 million dollars, a factor that played significantly in maintaining a Democratic Senate majority.
Earlier in her career, Lowery served as a Regional Finance Director for Hillary Clinton’s Presidential campaign. A longtime aide to Former U.S. Congressman Harold Ford, Jr., Lowery served as National Finance Director during his run for the United States Senate in 2006. Originally from Huntsville, AL, she graduated from the University of Alabama with a degree in Business.
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