Spitfire Strategies

Melanie Moon

Senior Account Executive

Melanie joins Spitfire with a passion for social justice issues and a strong background in project management and media relations.

Prior to joining Spitfire, Mel helped manage a 30+ local market grassroots PR network for a global financial services client at Burson-Marsteller. She previously interned with Dewey Square Group’s grassroots practice, supporting the team with local campaign research and reporting processes on issues regarding open healthcare enrollment, opioid addiction and green energy.

Originally from Annapolis, MD, Mel graduated from James Madison University with a B.A. in political science. Following graduation, she served with the AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC), providing volunteer support to communities in the Southwest including: Denver, CO; Winona, MO; Flagstaff, AZ and Montrose, CO.


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By Jennifer Carnig
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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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By Kristen Grimm

Today, I woke up to the news that President Donald Trump had created “political headaches for Republicans,” and my immediate response was yippee. No, not because I am mean. I, for one, love when something unanticipated opens up a big fat opportunity – one I couldn’t create no matter how… (read more)

Make a difference in 2018

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By Mark Dessauer
Vice President

Volunteering offers more than a chance to network, build your skills and feel the satisfaction of doing a good deed. Serving our communities strengthens us professionally and personally, and makes us want to give back all the more, creating a virtuous cycle that helps us as much as it helps… (read more)

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