Narrative Strategies Adds Senior Director Dominique McKay as Firm Continues to Expand Team & Capabilities

by | Jun 29, 2022

Narrative Strategies announced that experienced Capitol Hill communicator Dominique McKay has returned to Narrative Strategies as Senior Director. McKay rejoins the firm after serving as Communications Director for U.S. Senator Tim Scott (R-SC). Narrative also announced that Connor Gerrity joins its recently launched creative services division as a Production Coordinator, and Kendall Chapman joins as a Strategic Communications Associate.

“As Narrative continues to grow, we have focused intently on building an exceptional team that has the talents and skills to help our clients successfully navigate policy and reputational challenges,” said Narrative Strategies Founding Partner Ken Spain. “Dominique has a wealth of experience fighting policy battles on Capitol Hill and was an outstanding leader during her previous tenure at Narrative. Connor will be an important part of our expanding creative services team as we establish a one-stop shop for our clients. Kendall will further enhance our ability to deliver high-quality work on tight deadlines.”

Dominque McKay served as Senator Scott’s Communications Director since 2021. She first came to Narrative in 2020 from the Office of the Senate Majority Whip John Thune (R-SD), where she served as deputy communications director. Prior to joining the Whip’s office, McKay was Press Secretary for the Senate Republican Conference Committee under Senator Thune. She also worked for the House Committee on Education and the Workforce and U.S. Senator James Inhofe (R-OK). McKay earned both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in communications from Liberty University.

Connor Gerrity has experience in graphic design, web development, and marketing communications. He previously interned at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, NBCUniversal, and RE3 Media. Gerrity graduated from the Catholic University of America with a bachelor’s degree in marketing.

Kendall Chapman joins Narrative after interning at the Brand Guild, a Washington, DC- and New York-based marketing agency. She previously interned for U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) and U.S. Representative Ben Cline (R-VA-06). Chapman graduated from the University of Texas with a bachelor’s degree in communication.

About Narrative Strategies: Narrative is a strategic communications firm solving today’s most demanding reputational and public affairs challenges. Our team knows firsthand how issues are framed in the newsroom, influenced by the war room, and interpreted in the boardroom. We tap this deep and varied experience to partner with the nation’s most recognizable companies and organizations to shape policy debates, mitigate reputational risk, and enhance public engagement outcomes. Our policy depth spans many industries, including tax, trade, healthcare, financial services, energy, technology, manufacturing, and more. To learn more, visit narrativedc.com.

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