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Emma Christman

Senior Associate

As a Senior Associate for Glen Echo Group, Emma Christman provides clients with strategy development, content creation and media outreach.

Prior to the Glen Echo Group, Emma served as a Senior Associate at Dewey Square Group on the State and Local and Multicultural Strategies team where she helped clients on executing public affairs programs, strategic partnerships and social media campaigns. She has previously served as the Community Outreach Director for Mobile Future, where she handled strategic partnerships, digital media, diversity and tech outreach, including the popular Mobileys App Competition, which awarded social entrepreneurs who created game changing innovations. Throughout her career, Emma has been deeply invested in efforts to close the digital divide and improve the diversity pipeline within the technology sector.

Emma attended Howard University and is currently attending University of Maryland University College. She enjoys traveling, discovering new hidden treasures and falling in love with new cities.

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Glen Echo Group Continues Growth, Adds Three

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TJ Chase

Senior Associate

As a Senior Associate at the Glen Echo Group, TJ uses his extensive skills and experience to support Glen Echo’s creative department, specializing in design, content creation, video and web design and development.

TJ comes to the Glen Echo Group from the Association for Psychological Science (APS), where he served as a designer within the News and Information department and contributed to a number of key projects and initiatives.

TJ currently resides right outside of D.C. in Prince George’s County, MD where he enjoys music, sports and spending time with family.

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Glen Echo Group Continues to Expand Creative Expertise

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Kris Carpenter

CFO

Kris Carpenter is the CFO of the Glen Echo Group. She brings more than 20 years’ experience in corporate finance to GEG; most recently as a consultant to small and medium sized businesses who assisted in setting and achieving strategic financial goals for their growth and profitability.

In her current role, Carpenter provides financial recommendations to support critical business decisions; conducts “what if” analyses; interacts with and supports stakeholder groups; performs cash flow analyses; conducts due diligence; acts as corporate liaison to banks and creditors; and manages all back office activities.

Carpenter grew up in a small Pennsylvania steel town and was the first female in her large extended family to attend college, graduating from Penn State University with a BS degree in Accounting. She recently earned her RYT200 Yoga teaching certification.

She met her husband of 26 years, Scott, at work. Together, they have a grown son, an incredibly sweet Labradoodle, and a pond filled with nearly record-setting sized Koi fish. In her spare time.

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Office Envy: Glen Echo Group's Artistic Home

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Katie Barr

Executive Vice President & COO

Katie Barr serves as the Glen Echo Group’s Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, specializing in issue advocacy, message development and coalition building. Barr manages the Glen Echo Group’s Chicago office, where she designs and implements successful public affairs campaigns to strategically position executive teams and emerging technologies in the D.C. market and across the nation.

Prior to joining Glen Echo, Barr served as a Director at Qorvis Communications where she represented clients specializing in public relations, grassroots and issue advocacy and social media communications. She also spent time at Trippi & Associates where she learned under the tutelage of one of the nation’s premier political consultants, Joe Trippi, providing multimedia and strategic communications for progressive political, nonprofit and corporate campaigns.

Barr graduated from Brown University with degrees in Political Science and Public Policy and American Institutions. A Chicago native and lifelong Cubs fan, Barr is proudly flying the W in the Windy City, where she serves as a mentor at 1871, Chicago's home for entrepreneurship and technology, and Impact Engine, a Chicago-based venture fund.

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Glen Echo’s Katie Barr Featured in Chicago Inno about one Startup’s Innovative Work
Sweet Home Chicago: Glen Echo Group Expands to Chicago as Innovation Drives Midwest Economic Growth
Communications and Public Affairs Firm Glen Echo Group Promotes Three

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Catherine Dillingham

Director

Catherine Dillingham, known to most as ‘Wren’ serves as one of the Glen Echo Group’s Directors, specializing in branding and content creation.

Prior to joining Glen Echo, Wren served as a Senior Creative Content Manager at the Internet Association, where she led social media efforts, managed the creation of visual and video assets and aided in organizing strategic, issue-based campaigns. In her spare time, she can be found painting murals or creating chalk art at various breweries in the DMV area.

Wren graduated from the South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities before getting her degree in Media Arts from the University of South Carolina. She currently resides in Ivy City with her co-dependent black cat, Marco.

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Emma Christman

Senior Associate

As a Senior Associate for Glen Echo Group, Emma Christman provides clients with strategy development, content creation and media outreach.

Prior to the Glen Echo Group, Emma served as a Senior Associate at Dewey Square Group on the State and Local and Multicultural Strategies team where she helped clients on executing public affairs programs, strategic partnerships and social media campaigns. She has previously served as the Community Outreach Director for Mobile Future, where she handled strategic partnerships, digital media, diversity and tech outreach, including the popular Mobileys App Competition, which awarded social entrepreneurs who created game changing innovations. Throughout her career, Emma has been deeply invested in efforts to close the digital divide and improve the diversity pipeline within the technology sector.

Emma attended Howard University and is currently attending University of Maryland University College. She enjoys traveling, discovering new hidden treasures and falling in love with new cities.

Featured Articles:
Glen Echo Group Continues Growth, Adds Three

TJ Chase

Senior Associate

As a Senior Associate at the Glen Echo Group, TJ uses his extensive skills and experience to support Glen Echo’s creative department, specializing in design, content creation, video and web design and development.

TJ comes to the Glen Echo Group from the Association for Psychological Science (APS), where he served as a designer within the News and Information department and contributed to a number of key projects and initiatives.

TJ currently resides right outside of D.C. in Prince George’s County, MD where he enjoys music, sports and spending time with family.

Featured Articles:
Glen Echo Group Continues to Expand Creative Expertise

Kris Carpenter

CFO

Kris Carpenter is the CFO of the Glen Echo Group. She brings more than 20 years’ experience in corporate finance to GEG; most recently as a consultant to small and medium sized businesses who assisted in setting and achieving strategic financial goals for their growth and profitability.

In her current role, Carpenter provides financial recommendations to support critical business decisions; conducts “what if” analyses; interacts with and supports stakeholder groups; performs cash flow analyses; conducts due diligence; acts as corporate liaison to banks and creditors; and manages all back office activities.

Carpenter grew up in a small Pennsylvania steel town and was the first female in her large extended family to attend college, graduating from Penn State University with a BS degree in Accounting. She recently earned her RYT200 Yoga teaching certification.

She met her husband of 26 years, Scott, at work. Together, they have a grown son, an incredibly sweet Labradoodle, and a pond filled with nearly record-setting sized Koi fish. In her spare time.

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Office Envy: Glen Echo Group's Artistic Home

Katie Barr

Executive Vice President & COO

Katie Barr serves as the Glen Echo Group’s Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, specializing in issue advocacy, message development and coalition building. Barr manages the Glen Echo Group’s Chicago office, where she designs and implements successful public affairs campaigns to strategically position executive teams and emerging technologies in the D.C. market and across the nation.

Prior to joining Glen Echo, Barr served as a Director at Qorvis Communications where she represented clients specializing in public relations, grassroots and issue advocacy and social media communications. She also spent time at Trippi & Associates where she learned under the tutelage of one of the nation’s premier political consultants, Joe Trippi, providing multimedia and strategic communications for progressive political, nonprofit and corporate campaigns.

Barr graduated from Brown University with degrees in Political Science and Public Policy and American Institutions. A Chicago native and lifelong Cubs fan, Barr is proudly flying the W in the Windy City, where she serves as a mentor at 1871, Chicago's home for entrepreneurship and technology, and Impact Engine, a Chicago-based venture fund.

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Glen Echo’s Katie Barr Featured in Chicago Inno about one Startup’s Innovative Work
Sweet Home Chicago: Glen Echo Group Expands to Chicago as Innovation Drives Midwest Economic Growth
Communications and Public Affairs Firm Glen Echo Group Promotes Three

Catherine Dillingham

Director

Catherine Dillingham, known to most as ‘Wren’ serves as one of the Glen Echo Group’s Directors, specializing in branding and content creation.

Prior to joining Glen Echo, Wren served as a Senior Creative Content Manager at the Internet Association, where she led social media efforts, managed the creation of visual and video assets and aided in organizing strategic, issue-based campaigns. In her spare time, she can be found painting murals or creating chalk art at various breweries in the DMV area.

Wren graduated from the South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities before getting her degree in Media Arts from the University of South Carolina. She currently resides in Ivy City with her co-dependent black cat, Marco.

Featured Articles:
Glen Echo Group Adds Powerhouse Media Veteran Amy Schatz; Promotes Creative Lead, Catherine Dillingham
Glen Echo Group Deepens Creative Bench, Adds Wren Dillingham to Growing Team

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Anne Keeney

Associate

Anne joins the Glen Echo Group as an Associate. She assists clients in conducting research, creating content and planning and executing public affairs strategies.

Prior to joining the Glen Echo Group, Anne worked for AMGA (the American Medical Group Association), where she managed a health communications campaign that improved diabetes care for more than 600,000 Americans. Her five years of experience in communications, fundraising and project management enable her to simplify complicated ideas and execute complicated programs.

Anne graduated summa cum laude from the University of Notre Dame with a degree in Political Science and is currently pursuing her Master’s in Public Relations and Corporate Communications at Georgetown University. A Washington area native, she lives in Arlington, VA.

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Amy Schatz

Director

Amy Schatz serves as a Director at Glen Echo Group. She helps clients with media outreach, strategic communications planning and content creation.

Before joining Glen Echo Group, Amy served as Vice President of Media Affairs at USTelecom, a trade association representing broadband providers and equipment makers. A veteran journalist with more than 15 years experience, Amy served as an editor at Politico, tech news site Recode and spent more than a decade as a reporter for The Wall Street Journal.

Amy grew up in central Indiana and received a B.S. in Music and Journalism from Indiana University. She earned a Master of Business Administration from the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University. She lives in Alexandria, where she spends most weekends chasing after her young daughter and their cockapoo puppy.

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Nick Calderon

Associate

As an Associate at Glen Echo Group, Nick assists clients with a range of tasks including research, development and execution of public affairs strategy, event planning as well as content creation.

Prior to Glen Echo, Nick worked for various firms where he specialized in assisting businesses, corporations, trade associations, and other coalitions with their legislative outreach programs. Throughout his career, Nick has worked with clients on a variety of public policy issues, both at the state and federal level.

He earned a B.A. in Organizational Communications from Miami University in Oxford, OH. Born and raised in Indiana, Nick believes that basketball is a religion and Peyton Manning is the greatest quarterback who ever lived.

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Glen Echo Group Adds Nick Calderon as Associate

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Cyrus Rassool

Senior Associate

Cyrus Rassool joins the Glen Echo Group as a Senior Associate. He assists a range of clients with policy analysis, content creation, campaign implementation, advocacy, and research.

Prior to the Glen Echo Group, Cyrus worked at Freedom House on the Global Internet Freedom Program. At Freedom House, he worked with digital activists, governments, non-governmental organizations, and tech companies on Internet governance issues and to promote and protect human rights online.

Cyrus earned a Master’s in Public Policy from George Mason University and a BA in Political Science from Old Dominion University. Though he grew up near the beach, Cyrus prefers the comfort of air conditioning and Wi-Fi.

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Chris Frates

Senior Counselor

Chris Frates, Founder of Storyline, joins Glen Echo Group as Senior Counselor. Frates has spent his life telling stories. One of Washington’s top journalists, he has been on the front lines of the country’s biggest political and policy battles.

A veteran journalist with 20 years of experience, Frates has worked at the highest levels of print, digital, radio and television. Before founding Storyline, he was an award-winning on-air investigative correspondent for CNN. He also worked as a reporter for Politico, National Journal and The Denver Post, where he was part of the breaking news team that was a finalist for the 2007 Pulitzer Prize. His work has appeared in publications such as The Washington Post, The Atlantic and Fast Company, and his political analysis has been featured on networks including CBS, NBC, CNN, FOX News and MSNBC.

Frates hosts the weekly, national SiriusXM radio show Politics Inside Out, which is broadcast to more than 30 million subscribers.

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Top Washington Journalist and Former CNN Investigative Correspondent Chris Frates Joins Glen Echo Group as Senior Counselor

Anne Keeney

Associate

Anne joins the Glen Echo Group as an Associate. She assists clients in conducting research, creating content and planning and executing public affairs strategies.

Prior to joining the Glen Echo Group, Anne worked for AMGA (the American Medical Group Association), where she managed a health communications campaign that improved diabetes care for more than 600,000 Americans. Her five years of experience in communications, fundraising and project management enable her to simplify complicated ideas and execute complicated programs.

Anne graduated summa cum laude from the University of Notre Dame with a degree in Political Science and is currently pursuing her Master’s in Public Relations and Corporate Communications at Georgetown University. A Washington area native, she lives in Arlington, VA.

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Glen Echo Group Continues Growth, Adds Three

Amy Schatz

Director

Amy Schatz serves as a Director at Glen Echo Group. She helps clients with media outreach, strategic communications planning and content creation.

Before joining Glen Echo Group, Amy served as Vice President of Media Affairs at USTelecom, a trade association representing broadband providers and equipment makers. A veteran journalist with more than 15 years experience, Amy served as an editor at Politico, tech news site Recode and spent more than a decade as a reporter for The Wall Street Journal.

Amy grew up in central Indiana and received a B.S. in Music and Journalism from Indiana University. She earned a Master of Business Administration from the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University. She lives in Alexandria, where she spends most weekends chasing after her young daughter and their cockapoo puppy.

Featured Articles:
Glen Echo Group Adds Powerhouse Media Veteran Amy Schatz; Promotes Creative Lead, Catherine Dillingham

Nick Calderon

Associate

As an Associate at Glen Echo Group, Nick assists clients with a range of tasks including research, development and execution of public affairs strategy, event planning as well as content creation.

Prior to Glen Echo, Nick worked for various firms where he specialized in assisting businesses, corporations, trade associations, and other coalitions with their legislative outreach programs. Throughout his career, Nick has worked with clients on a variety of public policy issues, both at the state and federal level.

He earned a B.A. in Organizational Communications from Miami University in Oxford, OH. Born and raised in Indiana, Nick believes that basketball is a religion and Peyton Manning is the greatest quarterback who ever lived.

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Glen Echo Group Adds Nick Calderon as Associate

Cyrus Rassool

Senior Associate

Cyrus Rassool joins the Glen Echo Group as a Senior Associate. He assists a range of clients with policy analysis, content creation, campaign implementation, advocacy, and research.

Prior to the Glen Echo Group, Cyrus worked at Freedom House on the Global Internet Freedom Program. At Freedom House, he worked with digital activists, governments, non-governmental organizations, and tech companies on Internet governance issues and to promote and protect human rights online.

Cyrus earned a Master’s in Public Policy from George Mason University and a BA in Political Science from Old Dominion University. Though he grew up near the beach, Cyrus prefers the comfort of air conditioning and Wi-Fi.

Featured Articles:
Undermining encryption undermines our privacy and security

Chris Frates

Senior Counselor

Chris Frates, Founder of Storyline, joins Glen Echo Group as Senior Counselor. Frates has spent his life telling stories. One of Washington’s top journalists, he has been on the front lines of the country’s biggest political and policy battles.

A veteran journalist with 20 years of experience, Frates has worked at the highest levels of print, digital, radio and television. Before founding Storyline, he was an award-winning on-air investigative correspondent for CNN. He also worked as a reporter for Politico, National Journal and The Denver Post, where he was part of the breaking news team that was a finalist for the 2007 Pulitzer Prize. His work has appeared in publications such as The Washington Post, The Atlantic and Fast Company, and his political analysis has been featured on networks including CBS, NBC, CNN, FOX News and MSNBC.

Frates hosts the weekly, national SiriusXM radio show Politics Inside Out, which is broadcast to more than 30 million subscribers.

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Top Washington Journalist and Former CNN Investigative Correspondent Chris Frates Joins Glen Echo Group as Senior Counselor

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Charlie Vinopal

Associate

Charlie Vinopal joins the Glen Echo Group as an associate, bringing with him several years of experience in public relations, public affairs, marketing and beyond.

Prior to the Glen Echo Group, Charlie worked for the D.C.-based public relations firm Rational 360, where he worked extensively with a telecommunications association client to help shape public opinion in a shifting industry landscape. Additionally, he assisted with public relations and public affairs messaging for a range of clients focused on national budgetary considerations, the manufacturing industry and beyond.

Charlie graduated from Denison University in Granville, Ohio with a degree in History and Communication in 2016. A native Illinoisan, he loves watching baseball and taking long walks to the Nando’s on his block in Woodley Park. Additionally, he hates to brag that he once ran a 7:30 mile in high school.

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Glen Echo Group Continues Growth, Adds Three

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Maura Colleton Corbett

CEO & Founder

Maura Colleton Corbett is the CEO and Founder of the Glen Echo Group, where she leads the team’s award-winning work in telling the stories of the companies and organizations building the New Economy.

With over two decades of communications, media, public affairs and coalition building experience, Corbett provides strategic counsel to clients faced with the complicated challenges surrounding the shift to the digital, Internet-enabled world, including innovation policy, wireless technologies, broadband deployment and applications, and content-related issues including privacy, security and copyright.

Corbett helps clients translate new technologies and innovations into compelling communications vehicles that resonate with policymakers, press and the public in order to inform forward-looking, successful policies that move the digital economy forward. Corbett brings unique and deep-rooted experience in industry coalition building for a number of high-profile matters, most recently, Net Neutrality, SOPA-PIPA, music licensing, and Wi-Fi. She also has done significant work in mergers and acquisitions within the communications and digital media space.

Corbett is Chairman of the Board of Directors for Public Knowledge, a member of the Center for Democracy and Technology Advisory Council and a Business Advisory Board member for the National Hispanic Media Coalition. She is a frequent speaker and commentator on Internet public policy, coalition building, branding and the media.

Corbett was named a finalist for CEO of the Year by PR News in 2017 and a Top Woman in PR by PR News in 2014 and received the 2010 Women in Technology Leadership Award for her demonstration of exemplary leadership skills and exceptional results in community-related work, the first WIT award ever for a woman in the public affairs industry. She was recently deemed one of DC Inno's 2016 "50 on Fire" in the Government & Advocacy space. 

Corbett lives in Bethesda, MD with her two marvelous daughters and one naughty dog. In a previous life, she used to moonlight as the lead singer in a rock band.

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Corbett Talks Tech & Accountability in Roll Call as Facebook Heads to the Hill
CDT Announces Maura Corbett as Member of 2017-2018 Advisory Council
Huffington Post: "Women in Business Q&A: Maura Corbett"
Corbett Named Finalist for PR Awards’ CEO of the Year
Corbett Named One of DC Inno's 50 on Fire
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5 Lessons From 5 Years
Public Knowledge Welcomes New Members, Chair to Board of Directors

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Ellen Satterwhite

Vice President

As Vice President at Glen Echo Group, Ellen Satterwhite helps clients formulate policy positions and tell their stories with good one-liners backed by solid data. As a co-author of the FCC’s National Broadband Plan, Consumer Policy Advisor to the Commission and freelance consultant, her work has been written about in Huffington Post, AllThingsD, CNet, Geekwire, GigaOm and CivSource. Previously, Ellen served as Program Director for Gig.U, supporting communities seeking gigabit speeds.

Satterwhite earned a Master’s in Public Affairs from UT Austin and a BA from Grinnell College. She believes brevity is the soul of wit and someone should tell that to YouTube commenters.

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Interview with John Logsdon, Founder and Director of GWU’s Space Policy Institute
Communications and public affairs firm Glen Echo Group promotes three

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Courtney Cowper

Manager of Operations

Courtney serves as the Glen Echo Group’s Manager of Operations, covering all aspects of project management—from event planning and logistics to staff management, website maintenance, communications consulting, HR, and office management.

Prior to Glen Echo, Courtney specialized in communications, marketing, and media for an educational software company focused on early second language acquisition. She also had the opportunity to share her passion for Catullus, synchysis, and the accusative case as a high school Latin teacher in NE DC. 

Courtney graduated Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Kenyon College with a B.A. in Classics. She strongly believes that Ancient Latin and Greek provide the foundation for great success and that Gambier, Ohio is quite possibly the best place on earth.

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Tana Bosshard

Senior Associate

Tana Bosshard serves as a Senior Associate at the Glen Echo Group. At the firm, she helps clients implement strategic communications plans through media outreach, content creation and research.

Prior to joining Glen Echo Group, Tana worked at the Glover Park Group where she helped clients tackle challenging policy issues and tell clients’ stories across a broad media landscape. As a member of the strategic communications division, Tana supported a variety of clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to international nonprofit groups to advocacy organizations.

Tana graduated magna cum laude from the University of Georgia with a BA in Journalism: Public Relations and a certificate in New Media. With family roots in the Western, Southern and Midwestern part of the United States, she loves travelling and making new friends along the way.

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Tana Bosshard Joins Glen Echo Group's Fast Growing Team

Charlie Vinopal

Associate

Charlie Vinopal joins the Glen Echo Group as an associate, bringing with him several years of experience in public relations, public affairs, marketing and beyond.

Prior to the Glen Echo Group, Charlie worked for the D.C.-based public relations firm Rational 360, where he worked extensively with a telecommunications association client to help shape public opinion in a shifting industry landscape. Additionally, he assisted with public relations and public affairs messaging for a range of clients focused on national budgetary considerations, the manufacturing industry and beyond.

Charlie graduated from Denison University in Granville, Ohio with a degree in History and Communication in 2016. A native Illinoisan, he loves watching baseball and taking long walks to the Nando’s on his block in Woodley Park. Additionally, he hates to brag that he once ran a 7:30 mile in high school.

Featured Articles:
Glen Echo Group Continues Growth, Adds Three

Maura Colleton Corbett

CEO & Founder

Maura Colleton Corbett is the CEO and Founder of the Glen Echo Group, where she leads the team’s award-winning work in telling the stories of the companies and organizations building the New Economy.

With over two decades of communications, media, public affairs and coalition building experience, Corbett provides strategic counsel to clients faced with the complicated challenges surrounding the shift to the digital, Internet-enabled world, including innovation policy, wireless technologies, broadband deployment and applications, and content-related issues including privacy, security and copyright.

Corbett helps clients translate new technologies and innovations into compelling communications vehicles that resonate with policymakers, press and the public in order to inform forward-looking, successful policies that move the digital economy forward. Corbett brings unique and deep-rooted experience in industry coalition building for a number of high-profile matters, most recently, Net Neutrality, SOPA-PIPA, music licensing, and Wi-Fi. She also has done significant work in mergers and acquisitions within the communications and digital media space.

Corbett is Chairman of the Board of Directors for Public Knowledge, a member of the Center for Democracy and Technology Advisory Council and a Business Advisory Board member for the National Hispanic Media Coalition. She is a frequent speaker and commentator on Internet public policy, coalition building, branding and the media.

Corbett was named a finalist for CEO of the Year by PR News in 2017 and a Top Woman in PR by PR News in 2014 and received the 2010 Women in Technology Leadership Award for her demonstration of exemplary leadership skills and exceptional results in community-related work, the first WIT award ever for a woman in the public affairs industry. She was recently deemed one of DC Inno's 2016 "50 on Fire" in the Government & Advocacy space. 

Corbett lives in Bethesda, MD with her two marvelous daughters and one naughty dog. In a previous life, she used to moonlight as the lead singer in a rock band.

Featured Articles:
Corbett Talks Tech & Accountability in Roll Call as Facebook Heads to the Hill
CDT Announces Maura Corbett as Member of 2017-2018 Advisory Council
Huffington Post: "Women in Business Q&A: Maura Corbett"
Corbett Named Finalist for PR Awards’ CEO of the Year
Corbett Named One of DC Inno's 50 on Fire
Office Envy: Glen Echo Group's Artistic Home
5 Lessons From 5 Years
Public Knowledge Welcomes New Members, Chair to Board of Directors

Ellen Satterwhite

Vice President

As Vice President at Glen Echo Group, Ellen Satterwhite helps clients formulate policy positions and tell their stories with good one-liners backed by solid data. As a co-author of the FCC’s National Broadband Plan, Consumer Policy Advisor to the Commission and freelance consultant, her work has been written about in Huffington Post, AllThingsD, CNet, Geekwire, GigaOm and CivSource. Previously, Ellen served as Program Director for Gig.U, supporting communities seeking gigabit speeds.

Satterwhite earned a Master’s in Public Affairs from UT Austin and a BA from Grinnell College. She believes brevity is the soul of wit and someone should tell that to YouTube commenters.

Featured Articles:
Deep Thoughts: April Newsletter
Interview with John Logsdon, Founder and Director of GWU’s Space Policy Institute
Communications and public affairs firm Glen Echo Group promotes three

Courtney Cowper

Manager of Operations

Courtney serves as the Glen Echo Group’s Manager of Operations, covering all aspects of project management—from event planning and logistics to staff management, website maintenance, communications consulting, HR, and office management.

Prior to Glen Echo, Courtney specialized in communications, marketing, and media for an educational software company focused on early second language acquisition. She also had the opportunity to share her passion for Catullus, synchysis, and the accusative case as a high school Latin teacher in NE DC. 

Courtney graduated Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Kenyon College with a B.A. in Classics. She strongly believes that Ancient Latin and Greek provide the foundation for great success and that Gambier, Ohio is quite possibly the best place on earth.

Featured Articles:
Office Envy: Glen Echo Group's Artistic Home

Tana Bosshard

Senior Associate

Tana Bosshard serves as a Senior Associate at the Glen Echo Group. At the firm, she helps clients implement strategic communications plans through media outreach, content creation and research.

Prior to joining Glen Echo Group, Tana worked at the Glover Park Group where she helped clients tackle challenging policy issues and tell clients’ stories across a broad media landscape. As a member of the strategic communications division, Tana supported a variety of clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to international nonprofit groups to advocacy organizations.

Tana graduated magna cum laude from the University of Georgia with a BA in Journalism: Public Relations and a certificate in New Media. With family roots in the Western, Southern and Midwestern part of the United States, she loves travelling and making new friends along the way.

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Tana Bosshard Joins Glen Echo Group's Fast Growing Team