Welcome, Urvi Patel!

August 5, 2014

Expertise in education, public affairs to benefit Werth clients

We are pleased to announce the addition of Urvi Patel to Paul Werth Associates as an Account Supervisor. Urvi joins us via a Washington, D.C. communications firm and brings education, nonprofit and international public affairs and strategic communications experience to Werth.

Urvi’s background includes working at Teach For America (TFA) on public and government affairs as well as teacher training. At TFA, Urvi conducted outreach and communications to enhance relationships with policymakers, advocacy groups and TFA alumni. Urvi also was responsible for managing thought-leadership opportunities for TFA executives.

In her role at The Harbour Group, Urvi served as a communications advisor to the Embassy of the United Arab Emirates in Washington, D.C., where she led content development for executive-level communications, including speechwriting for the Ambassador and diplomats. She also managed stakeholder relations with foreign policy experts, national security think tanks, and national and international media. In addition, she was responsible for social media campaigns and strategic event planning.

Urvi holds a B.A. in International Relations from Boston University and an M.A. in Global Communication from The George Washington University.