Congratulations to Sarah Hubbart – Winner of 2016 Emerging Leader Award

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016   /  Tags: MTA news

The MTA team is thrilled to share the news that Sarah Hubbart, Director at Michael Torrey Associates, was honored with the 2016 Emerging Leaders Award granted by the Washington Women in Public Relations. The Emerging Leaders Award is given to young women active within the communications field who have made a significant impact on the public relations industry. Sarah was a finalist among six top candidates and received the award during the annual awards ceremony on Tuesday evening. At MTA, Sarah develops and implements government affairs initiatives, issues management efforts and coalition building projects for a variety of food and agriculture clients.

“We are truly excited for Sarah to be honored through this forum,” said firm president Michael Torrey. “Our team is made up of a diverse group of talent and we are proud for Sarah to be recognized.”

This award comes as MTA is continually expanding its services to evolve with the changing needs of its clients. MTA continues to offer additional services including strategic communications counsel, issues advocacy, and engagement planning. MTA is dedicated to providing high-level service and using our team’s expertise to deliver top quality results.

The MTA team celebrating together at the Washington Women in PR event.

About the Emerging Leaders Award: Since 2010, Washington Women in Public Relations has recognized young leaders in the DC communications area. The 2016 class of three honorees included inspiration leaders that proved to be outstanding individuals. In their careers, these women have made a distinct mark in public relations. For more information on the Emerging Leaders Award presented to Sarah Hubbart, click here.

About MTA: Food and agricultural organizations that need the right results in Washington, D.C. can trust Michael Torrey Associates to put its relationships, reputation and expertise to work on your issue. Since 2005, the firm has successfully provided legislative and regulatory guidance, issues management expertise, communication resources and association management services to a wide variety of clients. Learn more about us at or contact us at