Sen. Collins’ Chief of Staff Joins S-3 Group

WASHINGTON, DC – S-3 Group announced today that Olivia Kurtz will join the firm as a Principal on the Government Relations team. Kurtz joins the firm from Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) office where she has served as the Senator’s Chief of Staff, Legislative Director and a senior policy advisor over the last ten years.

Kurtz is a veteran of Capitol Hill with broad policy experience, including fifteen years of work on appropriations matters. As one of Senator Collins’ top advisors, Kurtz has been at the center of every major recent policy initiative. Prior to joining Collins’ office in 2010, Kurtz served as Legislative Director and Senior Legislative Assistant to Rep. Mike Castle (R-DE) where she focused on health care, energy and appropriations policy.

“Olivia is a rock star, we couldn’t be more excited that she is joining our bipartisan team. Her extensive legislative experience, stellar reputation and astute political acumen will provide instant value to our clients,” said Managing Partner John Scofield.

Kurtz joins the bipartisan government relations team at S-3 Group. The team is anchored by veterans of the House and Senate leadership, key Congressional committees, and political campaigns. The team provides clients with unique insights and influence that deliver public policy and regulatory objectives.

About S-3 Group

S-3 Group is an integrated legislative, regulatory, and communications consultancy that helps clients shape policy outcomes and brand reputations. The firm brings together the power of its access, reach, and knowledge with the latest stakeholder engagement methods to create unprecedented influence for its clients. S-3 Group’s bipartisan team of policy, media, digital, grassroots, and political experts work together using the latest data to develop insights and strategies that help clients achieve their objectives. 

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