2019 Table Talk Conversationalist – Andrea Mokros
Senior Vice President, Corporate and Public Affairs, Weber Shandwick
Andrea currently serves as Senior Vice President in Weber Shandwick’s Minneapolis office. Previously, she served as Vice President of Communications and Events for the Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee, creating and promoting Minnesota’s brand as ‘the Bold North.’
Prior to returning to Minnesota, Andrea served in the White House as special assistant to the president and director of strategic planning for First Lady, Michelle Obama. Prior to joining the White House, Andrea served as Deputy Chief of Staff in the office of Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton, where she led communications and outreach efforts. She has also served as deputy chief of staff to U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and as lead advance for Senator John Kerry’s Presidential campaign. Andrea also headed her own consultancy, Mokros Strategies LLC, providing strategic and communications guidance.
Andrea is a native of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and a proud graduate of the University of Minnesota. She currently resides in Minneapolis, Minnesota.