Public Affairs

We help organizations manage issues, engage the public and create consensus on important issues.

Issue management

Corporate communications

Crisis response

Public policy support

Ballot measures

Speaking engagements

Litigation communications

Gard specializes in public affairs. We help clients engage on issues and policies in ways that lead to positive outcomes. Our experience, spanning four decades, allows organizations to help shape the discussion with integrity and creativity. We are also one of the Northwest’s leading crisis and litigation communications firms. Our public affairs clients include leading companies and organizations in higher education, healthcare, manufacturing, government, energy, telecommunications, construction, agriculture and nonprofit sectors.