Jarryd Gonzales

Jarryd Gonzales
Senior Strategist

Jarryd is a senior strategist and collaborates with the firm on reputation and crisis management issues. He has a proven track record serving as a Fortune 100 corporate spokesperson, crisis manager, public relations leader and stakeholder advocacy expert.

Jarryd held leadership roles that include: head of public relations and communications for the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers, director of communications for Verizon, head of media relations for USC Marshall School of Business, west region manager of media relations and external affairs for T-Mobile USA, strategy consultant to venture philanthropy foundation, Impetus (formally PEF), and a state director and spokesperson for the California Republican Party.

The running joke is Jarryd chose universities based solely on football; he earned an MBA from the University of Michigan and a BA from the University of Southern California. He loves to golf and he enjoys coaching his sons in flag football. Jarryd lives in Long Beach with his wife, three boys and Saint Bernard.