Abby Ottenhoff

Abby serves as a senior consultant with Tusk Strategies focused on developing and launching the Future of Resilience Summit with the Rockefeller Foundation.

Previously, she was a Senior Vice President and member of the management team at Civic Entertainment Group/Seacrest Global in New York where she designed and managed pro-social initiatives, brand partnerships, and major events for a number of media and entertainment clients, including NBC News, HISTORY Channel and the Entertainment Industry Foundation.

Before that, she spent more than 10 years working in Illinois state politics and government, where she held the top communications post in the Governor’s Office as well as senior roles in the House Speaker’s Office and the State Democratic Party.