Patrick Connolly

Patrick brings experience across the spectrum of government affairs and communications functions to his role of assisting the staff of Keller Partners. He leverages his knowledge of policymaking as well as his skills in strategic communications, research, and analysis to help the Keller Partners team deliver on client objectives.

Prior to joining Keller Partners, Patrick worked for both Rep. Mick Mulvaney of his native South Carolina, and Rep. Tom McClintock of California. During his time on Capitol Hill, Patrick worked closely with senior staffers to help develop policy and legislation that directly benefited constituents. He has also worked at Washington area think tanks, where he worked to manage communications and turn strategic goals into policy outreach. With a background in technology startups, Patrick contributed an innovative mindset to the office with a desire to approach a problem from new angles to get at the best solution.

Patrick is currently finishing his BA in International Affairs from George Washington University and will graduate in May. In his spare time he enjoys playing rugby, hiking in the Appalachian Mountains, and going to the movies.