Rocky is the founder of Trine Strategies, a boutique PR firm based in the Washington, D.C. area, and a senior strategist at Nineteen88 Strategies. He has nearly two decades of experience in the communications profession.
Having written for CEOs of publicly traded companies, Army generals, trade association executives, college administrators, and even a former President of the United States, Rocky understands how to work with a variety of leaders to deliver impactful communications products that meet the needs of the client and their respective stakeholders.
Most recently, Rocky was the chief communications officer for a publicly traded consumer products company specializing in outdoor recreation gear. Prior to that, Rocky worked as a corporate communications and public relations professional for a Fortune 500 Aerospace and Defense company. He was also the chief speechwriter for the president of the country's leading property insurance association, a member of the strategic communications team for a joint military organization, and was honored to serve as the director of Presidential Writers in the Correspondence Office at The White House. Prior to moving to D.C., Rocky was a reporter for his hometown newspaper.
Rocky is originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and holds a Master's degree in Corporate Communications and a Bachelor's degree in Journalism, both from Duquesne University.
He currently lives in Arlington, Virginia with his wife and son.