Phoebe Sweet, one of the most respected communications professionals in Washington, D.C. and Nevada, has been promoted to Partner at Summers Strategies.

After serving as head speechwriter for Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and at the Center for American Progress in Washington, Sweet joined Summers Strategies in January 2015. During her time at Summers Strategies, Sweet has led the firm’s work in clean energy, gun violence prevention, and social justice.

“I couldn’t ask for a better partner and I am so excited for Phoebe and our firm,” said Jon Summers, President of Summers Strategies. “Clients love working with Phoebe because she’s incredibly smart, results focused, easy to work with and serious about getting things done.”

“I’m so fortunate to work with a firm that puts a premium on doing good work with good people, and on making this world a better place every day,” Sweet said. “I’m grateful for the confidence that Jon and our clients have put in me, and I’m excited to continue to grow our firm and help progressive candidates and causes achieve their communications goals.”

Summers Strategies is an award-winning,  full-service communications firm working with nonprofits, corporations, trade associations, labor unions and progressive political candidates who are on the forefront of change. The agency has offices in Washington and Las Vegas.