Team Kivvit

Catherine Turco
Catherine Turco Associate Director Chicago

Catherine Turco

Catherine specializes in strategic planning, message development and media relations. She manages clients in a range of industries, including education, healthcare, energy, land use and economic development.

Prior to joining Kivvit, Catherine served as assistant press secretary for Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, acting as spokeswoman for the mayor on issues related to education and social services. She previously served as the mayor’s press liaison for multiple city departments on a wide-range of issues, including business development, sustainability and public health. Catherine is also a professional photographer and has had photos featured in the New York Times, Chicago Sun-Times, DNAinfo and Chicago Inno, as well as on Good Morning America and ABC7 Chicago.

Catherine holds a Master of Public Policy from Loyola University of Chicago, as well as dual Bachelor of Arts degrees in political science and theatre from Miami University of Ohio. She lives in the Albany Park neighborhood with her husband Miles.