Liz Squire is a Senior Account Manager at Trident DMG. She has significant experience developing and executing bespoke public relations and public affairs campaigns based on media relations, digital engagement, thought leadership, and third-party support. Liz helps clients to tell their stories in the media and engage with policymakers to obtain results for regulatory and policy goals. She works with clients across a number of industries, with a special focus on technology, health, wellness, and life science companies.
Before joining Trident, Liz served as the Communications Director for the Office of the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), where she advised the CTO/ Acting Chief Information Officer and the Chief Data Officer on issue areas related to public affairs, communication strategy and engagement with the startup community. Located in the Immediate Office of the HHS Secretary, the CTO’s Office is the nerve center at the Department for promoting innovation and partnerships between the federal government and the private sector. At HHS, Liz weaved together media and policy to develop and lead national campaigns for priority initiatives, including the opioid epidemic and transforming kidney care. She also executed national health communication campaigns in partnership with the Food and Drug Administration, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Institutes of Health, and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Liz initially joined HHS as a Health Communication and eHealth ORISE Fellow before joining the CTO’s Office.
Liz earned an M.A. in Health Communication from Emerson College and a B.A. magna cum laude in Mass Communication and Media Studies from Franklin Pierce University.