Team Kivvit

Annie Lydgate
Annie Lydgate Director New York

Annie Lydgate

Annie is a detail-oriented professional with high-level client, campaign and operations management experience. Her expertise includes project development, strategic communication, grassroots advocacy and campaign planning.

Prior to joining Kivvit, Annie worked for Kivvit’s predecessor, ASGK Public Strategies, beginning in 2009. She moved to New York in 2014 to launch the firm’s East Coast operation. Annie also worked at AKPD Message & Media, the political consulting firm founded by David Axelrod. She has been named a "40 Under 40 Rising Star" in New York politics. During the 2008 presidential election, Annie served as Midwest field organizer for the New Voters Project, the nation’s largest nonpartisan voter registration effort. In this capacity, she ran voter registration campaigns on college campuses across Iowa, Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio and Illinois. Prior to that, Annie worked for the National Federation of Student Public Interest Research Groups (PIRGs).

Annie is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis and a native of Boston.