Vice President of External Affairs - Katie Kiefer

Katie Kiefer
Vice President

Katie is responsible for leading strategy and meeting client objectives, project management and performance goals at Lee Andrews Group. As Vice President of External Affairs, she creates effective public relations strategies and campaigns while setting performance goals, metrics to measure, analyze and optimize at all levels of execution.

Katie sits on the board of the Historic Core Business Improvement District (BID), a nonprofit that represents one of the highest concentrations of historic properties, small businesses, and residential hubs within downtown Los Angeles.  The Historic Core BID is focused on generating marketing and economic development strategies alongside safe and clean services for the district's residents, properties, businesses, and visitors.

Katie spent many years prior to Lee Andrews Group, as the DTLA Public Works and Transportation Director for the City of Los Angeles overseeing and managing 50 development and infrastructure projects across various phases of project development. She received her Bachelor of Science from the Marshall School of Business in Business Administration at USC, and her Executive Master of Urban Planning from USC’s Sol Price School of Public Policy.