Team Kivvit

Katy Zielinski
Katy Zielinski Principal New York

Katy Zielinski

Katy specializes in grassroots advocacy, stakeholder engagement, and earned and social media. Katy assists clients with strategic communications and storytelling across a variety of industries, specializing in the energy and labor sectors.

Katy works with clients to tackle environmental issues and has experience on projects that include communicating the benefits of a clean energy project and pushing for climate and energy legislation. She spends much of her time leading media outreach, directing paid advertising campaigns, and crafting engaging client stories to use in stakeholder outreach. Her notable Kivvit work includes coordinating media strategy to extend the solar investment tax credit and leading digital content creation for environmental ballot campaigns in several states.

Before joining Kivvit, Katy assisted with media relations and social media strategy for various corporate clients at G&S Communications. She also completed internships with Momentum Communications Group, where she specialized in nonprofit and education clients, and Hudson River Housing, where she spearheaded a community survey and developed communications materials promoting the group’s services.
Katy is from Bethany, Connecticut, and she now lives in Jersey City.


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