Katie Grant Drew
Katie Grant Drew is a top communications, policy, and political strategist with more than 15 years of experience in a leadership office on Capitol Hill. An expert in strategic communications, public affairs, brand management, and executive communications, Katie advises a wide range of corporate, association, and nonprofit clients on messaging, strategy, and tactics. She is also the co-lead of Monument’s DEI practice.
Prior to joining Monument, Katie worked for House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer for 16 years, including eight years as his Communications Director and Senior Advisor. In that role, she was at the center of some of the most significant policy debates of the day. She crafted messaging and communications strategies for House Democrats on major legislation, including the Affordable Care Act and the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, and on legislation addressing policies ranging from appropriations and tax reform to energy and climate change, foreign policy and national security, trade, education, and the COVID pandemic response. She developed and coordinated major policy initiatives, including House Democrats’ “Make It In America” economic plan focused on manufacturing, entrepreneurship, and innovation. Katie oversaw communications for Hoyer’s leadership, district, and political offices and served as his national spokesperson. She also led communications on several successful Congressional campaigns.
Katie earned a B.S. in International Affairs from Georgia Tech and an M.A. in Political Science from American University.