Burson-Marsteller Hires Stephanie Lundberg,
Press Secretary for the U.S. House Majority
Leader to join its Issues & Crisis Group
June 21, 2010 11:41 AM Eastern Daylight Time
NEW YORK--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Burson-Marsteller, a leading global public relations and
communications firm, has hired Stephanie L. Lundberg as a manager in its Issues & Crisis Group. Lundberg was
most recently Press Secretary for U.S. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer.
Since 2007, Lundberg has served as a primary spokesperson and senior communications advisor for second
highest-ranking Member of the U.S. House of Representatives. In this role, she has been a lead member of an
aggressive leadership press office that coordinates national media and messaging strategy, and has worked
extensively with the Congressional leadership, House Committees and Administration press offices. She also
managed all aspects of the Majority Leader’s home-state press and communications within the Washington and
Baltimore media markets.
“Stephanie’s depth of expertise working on Capitol Hill as well as her experience with national media will make her a
tremendous asset to Burson-Marsteller and its clients,” said Josh Gottheimer, Chair of the Issue & Crisis Group.
Prior to working for Majority Leader Hoyer, Lundberg was Communications Director for U.S. Congressman Ron
Kind of Wisconsin. In her position, she served as primary spokesperson and was responsible for all public
communications and press relations for the Congressman. While in this role she also coordinated press strategy to
advance the communications agenda of the New Democrat Coalition, a group of moderate, pro-growth Members of
Lundberg also served as Communications Director for “Steve Kagen for Congress” where she was the primary
media contact and spokesperson in one of the most competitive Congressional campaigns of the 2006 election. She
directly advised the candidate on media strategies and tactics, helping contribute to Congressman Kagen’s narrow