SEATTLE: Nyhus Communications has appointed Beth Hester to lead its public affairs practice and manage the firm’s operations as director of public affairs and operations.
She will be based in Seattle and oversee Nyhus’ Washington state operations. Hester will also direct clients, oversee execution of public affairs programs, and manage the company’s day-to-day operations, according to an agency statement.
Hester previously worked as director of public affairs and management for Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn. Previously, she spent 10 years as GM of the Seattle Channel.