For more than two decades, Greg Brooks has focused on advancing complex ideas, policies and technical issues to the press, the public, elected officials and stakeholder groups. His career includes strategic communication roles in public relations, marketing, public affairs and journalism on high-visibility projects across the U.S.
Brooks, editor of The New Influencer, planned and implemented award-winning campaigns for multibillion-dollar companies, state agencies and global nonprofits. These programs have reached millions of individuals, garnered international press coverage and consistently met policy or communications objectives.
He has provided crisis counsel, litigation-communications counsel and media training for attorneys for many years, counseling junior associates, second-chair attorneys and senior-level legal leaders on matters ranging from municipal lawsuits to the media approach surrounding landmark SCOTUS decisions.
His political and policy campaign work stretches from city council chambers to governor and CEO offices from coast to coast.
Brooks speaks internationally on communications topics and has written columns and commentary articles for the Los Angeles Times, the Boston Herald, the Wall Street Journal and other outlets. He also directed public affairs for the Reason Foundation and public relations for the Arizona-based Goldwater Institute.