As Manager of Communications and Federal Affairs, Kerry Lynch assists with communications and legislative outreach plans for clients, and provides support for the firm’s coalition building and association management portfolio.
Joining Michael Torrey Associates in November 2014, Kerry brings a range of communications skills, previously working in both media relations and event planning roles at the National Turkey Federation, the Animal Agriculture Alliance and the Society of Wine Educators.
At the Animal Agriculture Alliance, Kerry worked on crisis communication efforts, branding management, and membership development. She assisted with strategic planning and creation of a unified coalition group. While at the Society of Wine Educators, Kerry designed marketing pieces for national publications and coordinated their annual meeting.
Born in North Carolina, Kerry grew up riding horses on her family’s farm in Marshall, Virginia. She holds an MBA from Shenandoah University in Virginia and bachelor’s degree in communications-public relations from N.C. State University. She now resides in Arlington, VA with her English Lab.