NEW YORK: BerlinRosen Public Affairs has hired Stephanie Mueller, former press secretary for US Energy Secretary Steven Chu, as SVP and director of its new Washington office.
She will lead the firm's interdisciplinary energy and environment practice group.
Mueller previously served as Colorado communications director for the 2008 Obama for America campaign.
Ben Wyskida will also join BerlinRosen as SVP in its national issue advocacy practice on January 1, 2012. He is currently a communications executive for The Atlantic Philanthropies.