As a senior vice president at Clyde Group, Contessa Kellogg-Winters brings decades of consulting, public relations, and political expertise to her clients, spanning a wide array of industries and practice areas. Contessa has helped clients in the financial services, technology, travel, natural resources, conservation and retail industries with message development, media and communications planning, crisis communications and executive thought leadership.
Prior to Clyde Group, Contessa led global communications for the Aquaculture Stewardship Council, setting communications strategy to raise the organization’s profile and address ongoing public affairs challenges in nearly 20 countries. She also worked at High Lantern Group in Washington, D.C., for U.S. Senator J. Robert Kerrey, as Communications Director and Floor Assistant to Congresswoman Maxine Waters and Speechwriter for Los Angeles City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo. A native of Omaha, NE, Contessa is a graduate of Creighton University.