Team Kivvit

Garrett Jochnau
Garrett Jochnau Associate Chicago

Garrett Jochnau

Garrett works with clients to execute their public affairs goals through media relations, in-depth research and strategic communications.

Prior to joining Kivvit, Garrett worked in the Government and Community Relations department of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. Through stakeholder identification and outreach, he worked to build political, civic and community support for the Port Authority’s capital projects and operations. Garrett also served as managing editor of The Daily Northwestern, previously running its sports’ news and digital sections. 

Garrett was born and raised in New Jersey. He graduated from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism and received a double major in Journalism and Political Science, as well as a minor in Legal Studies.