Nikki Cannon joined the government affairs department of Shaw Bransford & Roth in the spring of 2015. She serves as the legislative liaison between clients and Capitol Hill, and manages clients’ public facing media relations.
Prior to joining the team at Shaw Bransford & Roth, Ms. Cannon spent three years in New York, starting at the public affairs firm BerlinRosen before moving in-house as the Communications Associate for the public policy organization, Demos. Her focus areas include media training and strategy, in addition to messaging complex policy issues and rapid response. Additionally, she has worked at the state level in the West Virginia State legislature and on numerous campaigns throughout West Virginia and New York.
Ms. Cannon holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Journalism in Public Relations from West Virginia University.