Elizabeth Alexander | Senior Managing Director | FTI Consulting
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Elizabeth Alexander

  • Senior Managing Director
  • Strategic Communications
  • T: +1 202 346 8853
  • F: +1 202 312 9101
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    • 555 12th Street, NW
    • Suite 700
    • Washington, DC, 20004
    • United States
    • T: +1 202 312 9100
    • F: +1 202 312 9101

Elizabeth Alexander is a Senior Managing Director in the Strategic Communications segment at FTI Consulting, and is based in Washington, D.C.

Ms. Alexander provides counsel to large-scale organizations and corporations on the development and implementation of public affairs strategies for highly regulated industries and markets around the world. She advises clients on critical communications and business strategies during moments of challenge and change, including discrimination claims, government investigations, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, business transformation, competitive positioning, and regulatory and corporate governance issues. She also specializes in crisis communications preparedness and execution, as well as gender inclusive communications strategies.

Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Ms. Alexander served at the highest levels of government and politics, bringing with her over 15 years of strategic communications, legal and public affairs experience. She spent the first years of the Obama Administration as the Press Secretary and Chief Spokesperson for Vice President of the United States Joe Biden, a role she also played for then-Senator Biden on Capitol Hill and on the Vice Presidential transition team.

After leaving the White House and Capitol Hill, Ms. Alexander worked for the Department of Justice as a federal prosecutor, in the U.S. Attorney’s offices in Washington, DC and Alexandria, Virginia. During this time, Ms. Alexander managed and prosecuted a large criminal caseload, along with advising the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia on strategic planning and media relations.

Ms. Alexander has also previously worked as Press Secretary for the United Nations Foundation, where she helped create Nothing But Nets, the highly successful global media and grassroots campaign to combat the spread of malaria. Earlier in her career, she was Press Secretary to Democratic National Committee Chairman Terry McAuliffe; Communications Director for U.S. Congressman Adam B. Schiff; and Deputy Press Secretary for U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer.

Ms. Alexander resides in Bethesda, Maryland.

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