Spitfire Strategies

Hannah Berkman

Director

Hannah is a passionate communicator who applies her media and strategy skills to work for clients across a broad range of social justice issues. At Spitfire, Hannah has worked for organizations focused on racial and economic justice, criminal justice and police reform, internet rights, education, and immigrant and refugee employment.

Prior to joining Spitfire, Hannah was the media director at political media consulting firm 76 Words. In this role, she helped execute campaigns and produced shoots for a variety of progressive clients, including the Human Rights Campaign, Planned Parenthood, League of Conservation Voters and the Center for Gun Responsibility.

Previously, Hannah worked at Hart Research under Geoff Garin, conducting public opinion research for political, nonprofit and corporate clients. While there, Hannah was part of the team testing ads and providing polling for Terry McAuliffe’s successful campaign for Virginia governor, and she helped conduct research on behalf of EMILY’s List, the American Federation of Teachers and the Service Employees International Union among others. Hannah began her career at political direct mail firm Mack Crounse Group, where she oversaw the production of and helped write pieces for nonprofit and political clients.

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Putting the Thought into Thought Leadership

Kristen Grimm

By Kristen Grimm
President

Every month, Spitfire hosts a strategy lab where we discuss best practices or hear from external experts to improve our craft and make us smarter. For the March strategy lab, we held a special alumni edition, inviting former Spitfires to join current staff and explore a topic. Former Spitfire @KarleyKranich,… (read more)

Making History

A conversation with Spitfire President Kristen Grimm on the historic achievements of women — past, present and future.  It is well worth celebrating the accomplishments of women during Women’s History Month, but the fact is that women are making history every single day. That’s how Kristen Grimm sees it. Amy… (read more)

How Net Neutrality Became One of America’s Favorite Things

Jennifer Carnig

By Jennifer Carnig
Senior Vice President

At Spitfire, we’ve been engaged in the fight to preserve a free and open internet for nearly a decade, so we know how far we’ve come – and how far we still have to go. We’ve always understood that achieving the big victory of permanently preserving the open internet is… (read more)

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