WASHINGTON, D.C.—Direct Impact, the grassroots public affairs, public education and corporate reputation subsidiary of Burson-Marsteller, has added Robert Burley as executive vice president and Jordan Stoick as vice president.
Burley comes to DI from Royal Dutch Shell, having served in Melbourne, Australia; The Hague; Calgary; and London. Most recently he was senior external affairs advisor and practice leader for government and media relations in Australia, having transitioned from global communications planning and projects manager in the Netherlands in 2008.
Stoick comes to DI from Capitol Hill, having most recently served as the communications director for U.S. Senator Roger Wicker (R-MS). Previously, he was press secretary for the Senate Republican Conference, for Representative Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) and for former Representative Bob Beauprez (R-CO). In 2002, he served as a grassroots field director for then-Representative John Thune's campaign for the U.S. Senate.