A veteran Silver State campaign strategist, Megan Jones brings her tremendous talents to Hilltop’s political and public affairs clients.
Megan is a political consultant in Nevada providing advocacy and campaign management services to various issue coalitions and elected leaders. With over 15 years in the political arena, Megan has developed expertise in all aspects of running a successful campaign from message development and fundraising to political and grassroots organizing.
Megan started her political career as an intern at Senator Harry Reid’s office during college. She got the “bug” and after college worked full-time with Reid’s office in Washington, D.C. There she worked as a deputy press secretary until Reid asked her to go back to her native Las Vegas to work on his 1998 re-election efforts. Subsequently, Megan has been involved in all of Senator Reid’s re-election efforts as part of his senior team, most recently serving as the Political Director for his successful 2010 re-election.
As Political Director, Megan oversaw coalition building efforts, implemented a surrogate program, identified and executed campaign events for the Majority Leader including events with President Obama, and coordinated endorsements and grasstops outreach, as well as participated in both paid and earned media strategy.
Currently, Megan’s client list includes an emphasis on conservation, gun safety, and technology. She is very familiar with both the Republican and Democratic power structure in Nevada and the West.
Megan is a native Nevadan and received a B.A. from Brigham Young University. She is married to Justin Jones, a former State Senator and a partner at a law firm in Las Vegas, and most importantly, she is the mother of two children, Gabby and Liam.