Karen HintonKaren Hinton

Karen Hinton, who was press secretary for New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has re-launched her firm to focus on issues such as environmental protection, affordable housing and employment opportunities for low-income individuals.

Most recently chief strategy officer at Fenton, Hinton handled de Blasio's messaging, branding and oversight of a ten-person staff.

Prior to joining de Blasio's team, she ran Hinton Communications and was senior advisor to former Housing and Urban Affairs Secretary and current New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.

Currently working from her suburban NYC home  (100 Jay St., Katonah, NY 10536), Hinton represents Business Network for Offshore Wind, Nonhuman Rights Project, National Community Reinvestment Coalition and the Amazon Defense Coalition, which is waging a legal battle with Chevron over a $12B oil pollution judgment.

Hinton can be reached at 703/798-3109.