Abbey Brandon is the press assistant at the Bipartisan Policy Center and a member of BPC’s communications department. Brandon is a 2011 graduate of Loyola University New Orleans with a B.A. in Communications and a minor in Marketing. While studying at Loyola, she interned with an advertising agency's public relations department, working on accounts promoting economic development, public safety, and tourism. She also completed a certificate program at The George Washington University on new media and political journalism. Brandon has worked with a number of organizations in Washington, D.C., including The Washington Independent, PlanetForward.org, Smithsonian Magazine, and The Georgetowner Magazine, to develop online multimedia content.