Conor McGrath joined Schmidt Public Affairs in August 2017 as an account executive providing communications support to our clients’ legislative and regulatory affairs efforts.
Prior to joining SPA, he completed the firm’s apprenticeship program while finishing his Master’s of Public Administration degree at the George Washington University. While at GW, he served as the Executive Editor of Brief Policy Perspectives, a public policy blog featuring content from student and faculty authors. He was also a contributor to the digital news site Media File where he covered international media and global press freedom issues.
Conor received a BA in Political Science and International Affairs from GW in May 2016. While in school, he honed his advocacy skills by working several political campaigns in the DC area as well as in his home state of New Jersey.
When not in the office, he enjoys, reading, traveling, and trying to keep up with the DC United Soccer team.