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Katie Burke

Katie joined Edelman in 2008 and has held a number of roles at the firm. She currently serves as Global Chief Strategy Officer and Global Chair, Practices and Sectors.

Katie previously served as Executive Vice President for Marketing and Communications at Nielsen, the global measurement and data analytics company.

Earlier in her career, Katie held several senior communications roles on national and statewide political campaigns and in the Bush White House. Her career began on Capitol Hill where she served as a legislative aide.

Katie has a Masters in Public Policy from the London School of Economics and graduated from Skidmore College. She holds a certificate in financial accounting from Harvard Business School online.

Katie is a member of the Board of Directors of NCR Corporation. She is also a member of the Board of Trustees for Sacred Heart University and is Vice President of the Jackson Hole Children’s Museum Board of Directors in Wyoming.