Kaitlyn Dowling's work focuses on increasing the digital might of nonprofits, NGOs, foundations, and progressive political campaigns. Kaitlyn has both a breadth and depth of experience in digital communications, marketing, and political organizing. She is currently a digital strategy consultant at Women Online, a boutique digital PR and marketing firm.
As a strategist at Women Online, Kaitlyn has managed digital campaigns for Obama for America, The Ad Council, The Poses Family Foundation, Water.org, Half the Sky, and New York State's Women's Equality Party, among others.
Kaitlyn attended the University of New Hampshire, where she graduated summa cum laude with university honors in major with a B.A. in political science. She was the 2011 recipient of the Caroline L. Gross Award for Excellence in Political Science. Her honors thesis explored the relationship between Millennial's political attitudes and civic behavior. She continues to write about the youth vote, Millennials, and social media and online community.
Kaitlyn also has extensive political organizing experience, having worked with Obama for America in 2008, both during the New Hampshire primary and general election; the New Hampshire Democratic Party; the office of U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen; Rock the Vote; and with numerous issue advocacy campaigns.
Kaitlyn lives in the Boston area with her chihuahua, Carla Sagan. She enjoys cooking and eating (but loathes the term foodie) and can often be found yelling about feminism on the internet.