WASHINGTON, D.C.— Dee Dee Myers, former White House press secretary and more recently a political analyst and author, has joined The Glover Park Group as a managing director in its public affairs practice. Myers was the first woman to serve as White House press secretary, a position she held for the first two years of the Clinton administration.
Since leaving the White House, Myers has worked as a political analyst, commentator and writer. She is a contributing editor to Vanity Fair and a frequent guest on broadcast and cable television networks. She also wrote The New York Times bestselling book, Why Women Should Rule the World. Myers was also an original consultant to the NBC series, The West Wing, and contributed story lines and technical advice throughout the show’s run.
Before joining the Clinton presidential campaign in 1991, Myers worked on a variety of local, state and national campaigns. She served as press secretary for Dianne Feinstein in her 1990 bid for governor, and worked on the presidential campaigns of Governor Michael S. Dukakis and Vice President Walter F. Mondale. She also worked on the staffs of Los Angeles Mayor Tom Bradley and California State Senator Art Torres.