Michael Torrey Associates Expands Team, Relocates Office

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015   /  Tags: farm, food, MTA news

Kerry Lynch brings coalition management and strategic public relations experience;
new MTA offices located on Capitol Hill

December 1, 2014 – Michael Torrey Associates welcomed Kerry Lynch to its growing team on November 19. The Washington, D.C.-based firm offers effective advocacy, strategic communication guidance, and full-service association management to an expanding number of clients in the agriculture and food industries.

Kerry will develop and implement legislative and communications outreach plans for clients and provide support for the firm’s coalition building and association management portfolio. She will also drive the firm’s marketing efforts.

“We are excited to welcome Kerry to the firm and continue to expand the services we can provide our clients,” said firm president Michael Torrey. “We recognize that lobbying has evolved. Today, communications and coalition building have never been more important to an effective advocacy strategy.”

Kerry brings expertise in coalitions, issues management, and strategic public relations. Her past experience includes roles at organizations such as the National Turkey Federation, Animal Agriculture Alliance, and Society of Wine Educators. She grew up in North Carolina and Virginia and earned a bachelor’s degree in communications from North Carolina State University and an MBA from Shenandoah University.

Michael Torrey Associates recently moved to new offices near Capitol Hill at 440 First Street NW to better accommodate its growing team and work portfolio. For more information about the firm, please visit torreydc.com or contact Sarah Hubbart at shubbart@torreydc.com or 202-544-5084.

About Michael Torrey Associates:

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 and association management services to a wide variety of clients.