Liz Irons

Washington, DC – Reservoir Communications Group has welcomed six new team members, including Clare Krusing as an Executive Vice President, and Rikki Campbell Ogden as Design Director. Their unique backgrounds in corporate communications, advocacy, and graphic design deepen the firm’s strategic prowess.

Clare returns to Reservoir as an Executive Vice President with significant experience leading corporate communications, rapid response and crisis media efforts, brand management, and advocacy campaigns. Prior to joining Reservoir, she led external communications for Morgan Health, a business unit within JPMorgan Chase focused on improving the quality, equity, and affordability of employer-sponsored health care. She also served as the lead spokesperson and press secretary for America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP), the national trade association representing the health insurance industry, and as an associate at APCO Worldwide. Clare holds a B.A. in Journalism from Indiana University and an M.B.A. from the University of Maryland.

Rikki comes to Reservoir as our first Design Director, bringing with her more than 20 years of experience in the public affairs, health care, nonprofit, and government finance sectors. For more than a decade, Rikki served as a design consultant for the IFC/World Bank Group where she worked on long-form, data-heavy research reports, and social media campaigns, as well as overall branding and online interactive assets for the annual Sustainability Exchange, a global convening of infrastructure companies, local leaders, women pioneers, creative visionaries, and civil society champions. Rikki holds a B.F.A. in Graphic Design from The University of Tulsa.

Reservoir also announced the additions of Lauren McQuatters, Hanna Hayden, Megan Tebbenhoff, and John “Jack” Holdsworth, expanding the firm’s public affairs, research, and communications capabilities.

Lauren joins Reservoir as a Manager after her prior role leading communications and marketing efforts at an early-stage health tech startup. Previously, Lauren worked on the value and access communications team at Real Chemistry, where she developed both corporate-level and product-specific value messaging for pharmaceutical clients. Lauren holds an M.P.H. from Columbia University, specializing in population health and maternal and child health.

Hanna joins Reservoir as a Manager after previous roles leveraging experience in corporate communications, public affairs campaigns, and vaccine education awareness efforts. Hanna comes from an agency background where she previously supported medical associations, scientific meetings, and health and wellbeing nonprofits. Hanna holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Kansas.

Megan comes to Reservoir as a Senior Associate, harnessing her expertise in both quantitative and qualitative data analysis and Medicare policy. Megan started her career at The Lewin Group as a Health Management Consultant. Megan holds a B.A. in Neuroscience & International Relations from the University of Southern California and an M.P.H. from Columbia University.

John joins Reservoir as an Associate, utilizing strategic communications and public health advocacy experience. Prior to joining the team full-time, John was an intern with Reservoir and engaged with a wide variety of clients, helping to meet their business and policy objectives. John holds a B.A. in Communication, Legal Institutions, Economics, and Government from American University, where he is now pursuing his M.A. in Political Communication.


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