Kaitlin Funaro is a Senior Account Executive at RALLY specializing in communication strategy and media relations. She has a background in news production and spent seven years as an international radio news producer in the fields of business, technology, and breaking news.
At RALLY, Kaitlin designs and executes communication plans, develops messaging, and advises on strategy to achieve clients’ diverse policy goals. Kaitlin currently works with national environmental law firm Earthjustice on their new Right to Zero campaign. Kaitlin manages media relations, events, messaging, and branding for the campaign, which aims to create a zero-emissions California by transforming our energy and transportation economies.
Previously, Kaitlin worked with NARAL Pro-Choice America where she led the communications, media relations, and organizing around All Access 2016, a night of music and comedy supporting abortion rights. All Access brought celebrities, activists, and abortion rights supporters together in 30 cities across the country on September 10, 2016, capped off with a concert in Cleveland featuring the Billboard 100 chart-topping artist Sia.
Prior to joining RALLY, Kaitlin worked as a radio news producer in Los Angeles for NPR affiliate KPCC and American Public Media’s ‘Marketplace’. Previously, she was a business & economics producer for the BBC based in London where she produced the early morning financial news program ‘Wake Up to Money’ and covered European and domestic business news.
When not at RALLY, Kaitlin is usually at the park with her two small children. She also knows all of the words to an awkward number of Broadway musicals.