Susan Hepworth is a public affairs consultant at Woodberry Associates, working on national and state-based advocacy campaigns for clients in the health care and k-12 education industries. Susan’s work in public affairs follows a nearly 10-year career in national politics, having previously served as communications director at the Republican Party of Florida during the 2014 election cycle where she helped lead communications efforts for the Governor of Florida’s successful re-election campaign.
Prior to that she was director of the national traveling press for the Romney for President campaign. Susan traveled full time with Governor Romney and the national press corps during the 2012 campaign coordinating press coverage.
Susan is also a veteran of the Republican National Committee where she was part of its political operation during the 2010 election when Republicans took back the U.S. House. Susan began her career in 2007 in Iowa on Romney's first presidential campaign.
Susan has a degree in Journalism and Mass Communications from the University of Kansas William Allen White School of Journalism. She was born and raised in Kansas City, Kansas, and currently lives in Washington, DC.