ReceptionistMariam has been the welcoming face of Hager Sharp’s office for 16 years. She enjoys helping others and ensuring the office runs smoothly.
President and CEOJennifer leads Hager Sharp with a creative and entrepreneurial spirit. She enjoys traversing the United States in search of adventure with her husband and four children, and is a die-hard fan of the Washington Nationals.
Vice PresidentLisa is outgoing and enthusiastic about her work, whether it involves breaking down the news or getting to know a new colleague or client. She’s also a big fan of classic cartoons, dirty chai, and traveling.
Senior Graphic DesignerNatalya’s power to alter reality makes her most sought-after. She comes equipped with a Magic Wand that can turn a frog into a prince and a prince back into a frog.
Account SupervisorLauren is a lover of hard copy, chilly weather, yoga and travel, with a passion for positive social change. A Pittsburgh native, she can be caught daydreaming of pierogis, Penn Pilsner and Penguins hockey.
Senior Account SupervisorA native New Yorker with an interest in diversity, Kim brings clients' visions to life in the name of positive change. As Hager Sharp's “Kevin Bacon,” she enjoys connecting people, community service, fishing, and a good laugh.
Senior Creative Project Manager / ProducerJerold is a people person. When he's not honing his culinary skills, Jerold is creating order from the chaos of daily agency life. He makes Hager Sharp's creative/digital group run on time.
Vice President, Creative Director
He hasn’t scaled a Peruvian mountain, lived among grizzly bears, or starred as a movie extra, but as a documentary film buff, Aaron can tell you a little about each of them.
Vice PresidentKatherine is driven by making a difference and passionate about public health. Though a D.C.-area resident for nearly 20 years, she stays true to her N.J. roots—she's a die-hard Yankees fan and gets satellite radio solely for the E Street Band channel.
Account SupervisorThough she’s been a DC resident for over 14 years, Pam is a native of Colombia (not Columbia). She has a strong passion for running, traveling, health, and multicultural social marketing.
Pauline TranA social marketing enthusiast, Pauline has a passion for influencing social change for the better. As a Californian native, dogless dog lover, and avid traveler, Pauline can be found daydreaming about eating an In-N-Out burger on a sandy beach with puppies.
Account SupervisorJames' ideal dinner party guests: Warhol, Halston, Liza, Mick, and Bianca. He has played blackjack in Las Vegas with Geoffrey Rush. He does not know how to ride a bicycle.
Senior Account ExecutiveUsing social media strategy to increase engagement excites Stephanie, especially when it raises awareness about great causes. She's also a celebrity news junkie, master of power naps, and lover of all things cheese.
Account ExecutiveAn organization guru and avid color-coder, Monica loves creating strategic plans from chaos. In her free time she makes YouTube videos, catches up with Internet star “lil bub” and perfects her cake baking abilities.
Senior Vice President, Creative DirectorMike is an Emmy-winning writer who gained his knack for storytelling from his history teacher mom, his appreciation of multiple perspectives from his diplomat father, and his love of beer from those two years stationed in West Germany.
Senior Account ExecutiveAshley is a communicator “for good," using her passion for media, communications strategy, and social media outreach to advance education and human services causes. She's a native of Florida and a proud women's college graduate.
Account ExecutiveHailing from the Mitten State with a passion for politics and an obsession with food trucks, Alex enjoys dark comedies, underdog stories and rooting for his Michigan State Spartans.
Account ExecutiveJanicia is a lover of details, Criminal Minds, and all things salted caramel. She loves to travel, try new recipes, and find the best brunches in the city.
Account SupervisorA talented writer, Alli’s a pro at turning complex health information into consumer-friendly content. When she’s not writing, you’ll find her enjoying her other passions—hiking, trying new restaurants, and being a first-time aunt.
When she’s not working on a digital campaigns, Tiara is skipping through the sales aisles searching for the latest styles. She is destined for greatness and embraces each day with a smile on her face.
Senior Digital StrategistAs a digital expert, Emily has honed her skills stalking the Internet’s most adorable pet celebrities. When she’s not watching cute dog videos, Emily enjoys running, reading, and the occasional DIY project.
Associate Director, Strategic Planning and ResearchA left-brained engineer with a passion for right-brained work, Roshni uses her analytic thinking skills to plan, monitor, and evaluate our theory- and evidence-based approaches to making a difference.
Accounting SupervisorWhen shopping, Bonnie always estimates the total bill in her head before reaching the checkout. She is the proud mom of a recent college grad and a lover of life, the Lakers, and local DC football.
Digital Content WriterA professional actor/singer, Allyson became a writer/editor through her compulsive need to delete double spaces after periods. She loves scuba diving, social media, Waffle House, women’s issues, kitten GIFs, and fast cars.
Account ExecutiveCathryn’s SoCal upbringing has made her appreciative of kale smoothies, sandy beaches, and perpetual sunshine. When not working with clients, you’ll most likely find her planning her next meal, global adventure, or both.
Executive Vice President, HealthAs a PhD with background as an account planner and a fitness instructor, Trish is well versed in all aspects of successful public health communications. As the mother of three below the age of 7, she's also an expert in multi-tasking her way out of chaos.
Account CoordinatorLaura has a passion for doing work that makes a difference, making Hager Sharp a natural home. When she’s not out fighting the good fight, you can find Laura cooking Italian food, catching up on politics, or cheering on her Tar Heels and Carolina Panthers.
Executive Vice PresidentA communications strategist with high-level policy experience and a reporter’s eye for news, Debra’s mission is campaigns that make a difference. She loves adventure and volunteering: parachuting, hiking, or camping with Girl Scouts.
Account CoordinatorDolly is friendly, organized and a loyal member of the Beyhive. She enjoys watching Netflix, traveling and reading the morning paper on her metro commute.
Account SupervisorClients love her for being a health communications enthusiast, grammar nerd, and partnership facilitator. Her co-workers love her for her quick wit and constant smile. She loves working with experts who have fun while developing ideas that make a difference.
Creative Project CoordinatorAn avid music lover, fisherman, and culturalist of African-American arts, Eric is a huge fan of jazz, reggae, and many other musical genres. Outside the office, you can find him composing musical arrangements, traveling, and spending time with family.
Fabio BolzanFueled by coffee and chocolate milk, Fabio is a graphic designer with a penchant for digital design. He loves video games and martial arts. Just don’t challenge him to a game of Scrabble.
Vice PresidentElizabeth loves social marketing and her hometown of Rochester, NY. When she’s not thinking about the four P's of marketing, she’s hitting the ski slopes, cheering on the Bills, shopping at Wegmans, or espousing the virtues of cold weather.
Office CoordinatorAndrew is motivated by making sure things run smoothly. He has a laid back personality but doesn’t let it get in the way of being productive.
Senior Vice PresidentA veteran Hager Sharper and social marketing enthusiast, Darcy is known for her passion, quick pace, and crazy (yet totally on-point) analogies. Career high: teaching Michelle Obama the Best Bones Forever! dance at the White House.
Elena AcunaElena is a proud New Jerseyan and Boston University Terrier who loves the beach as much as she loves dogs. She enjoys searching for the best tacos, hiking trails, and art exhibits in the DMV.
Senior Vice PresidentDavid is hooked on education news and policy and has been at every stop in his career, though he does confess to reading the sports page first in the morning.
David’s skills make him the Swiss Army Knife of video production at Hager Sharp. He’s actively involved in every step of our video projects and loves to collaborate with his brilliant teammates on how to take a good project and make it great.
Senior Account SupervisorMelissa debated between three college majors: social work, communications, and political science. All three came together in her career at Hager Sharp. Now she ponders what to grow in her garden and nicknames for her pit bull.
Director of Human ResourcesBeatrice believes employees are an organization’s most valuable asset , inspiring her to provide HR services that attract, develop, and motivate a diverse workforce. She enjoys reading, good conversation, family time, and traveling.
Vice PresidentJoanne is obsessed with culinary experiments in her kitchen, scouting places on Lonely Planet to explore with her husband, concocting stories with her Star Wars potato heads, and Zumba. She’s quite a character.
Senior Account ExecutivePatty is the only person at Hager Sharp with a YouTube music video of her singing and playing ukulele. Her professional talents include writing, graphic design, and social media messaging and analytics.
Senior Vice President, Director of Strategic Planning and ResearchChristina never met a white board she didn’t love. As Hager Sharp’s brainstorming expert, her infectious smile and gift for interacting with people helps draw out team ideas and insights that make her an invaluable strategic planner.
Chief Financial OfficerWalter grew up on military bases across America, which explains his passion for America's Team…the world famous Dallas Cowboys!