Samantha Jones

senior associate
government relations

Samantha Jones: Senior Government Relations AssociateSamantha Jones joined Kasirer after completing a fellowship with Council Member Mark Levine. She worked with the communications team to create strategic messaging, including media advisories, press releases and community newsletters.

She also assisted the office with reviewing funding requests and meeting with not-for-profit organizations, specifically focusing on in-district requests supporting constituent programming. Additionally, Samantha provided Levine and senior staff with detailed policy memos relating to council hearings.

Prior to serving in government, Samantha was an associate publicist at Rubenstein Public Relations, with a primary focus on real estate clients. There she established valuable connections to media outlets and was able to place stories with most desired local and national publications.

Samantha came to New York following a fellowship at Hill + Knowlton Strategies, where she worked on campaigns introducing new brand products and extensions.

She has a BA in journalism with a focus on public relations from the University of Georgia.