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Sean Anderson Strategic Advisor Chicago

Sean Anderson

As a Vice President of APS & Associates and advisor to Kivvit, Sean brings more than a decade of communications, marketing, and political campaign experience.

Sean is a believer in the true power and compassion of humanity, and his mission is to help effect change so that peace, sustainability, and innovation become the foundations of a more integrated global society. In this season of life, he helps advance liberating thinking by communicating the need for change and shifting public narratives.

Most recently, Sean was the communications director for the Office of Speaker Emanuel “Chris” Welch of the Illinois House of Representatives. He was responsible for the strategic communications planning for the Speaker and House Democratic Caucus while leading a staff that managed communications and content development for members, committees, and sub-caucuses.

Before joining the Speaker’s Office, Sean was a principal here at Kivvit. He managed clients ranging from Fortune 100 companies to government agencies, coalition campaigns, nonprofits, and social impact initiatives.

Other forms of Sean’s professional and civic engagement include working at World Business Chicago, staffing candidates for office, being a fellow of the Black Bench Chicago and the New Leaders Council, and serving as a board member for several organizations.

After growing up between Markham and Naperville, IL, Sean graduated from Roosevelt University with a BSBA in management and organizational development. He currently lives in Chicago's South Loop and spends his free time dining at his favorite restaurants, going on long walks or bike rides, and growing his sense of spirituality and faith.