Executive Vice President and Managing Director
David leads the talented KemperLesnik public relations team in carrying out its mission of providing excellence in service to its clients. His expertise in public relations, media relations, crisis and employee communications supports the work of our clients in the sports, hospitality, and entertainment sectors, along with his previous work in financial services, risk management, and the public sector. Before joining KemperLesnik, David was Senior Vice President of Communications for the Options Clearing Corporation, the world’s largest equity derivatives clearing organization. He has held similar senior communications roles at Aon plc, CME Group, and the Chicago Board of Trade. David served as Assistant Secretary of Transportation for Public Affairs under President George H. W. Bush, and as Assistant White House Press Secretary under President Ronald Reagan, in addition to working on two presidential campaigns.