Feb. 3, 2023
Katelyn Kingsbury grew up in Outer Banks, North Carolina, and there she developed her love for nature and the outdoors. Growing up, she learned more about politics from the people she least expected to learn it from. She started volunteering at a young age to make an impact to her community. Katelyn took Political Science and worked towards becoming an attorney, yet after some time, she realized that being a lobbyist was much more suited for her.
Katelyn Kingsbury believes that campaigns are an avenue into the world of Government Relations. She was a campaign manager before being a legislative assistant at the NCGA. Katelyn is now a registered lobbyist who works with the Government Affairs team to implement legislative strategies for clients in various industries.
What is the hardest part of her job?
What skills should a lobbyist possess?
Why is it important for the youth to be in government relations?
Check out Katelyn Kingsbury as she shares her journey in this new episode of State Lobbying Heroes.