Marti Adams-Baker | Brunswick
Marti Adams-Baker

Marti Adams-Baker

Director, New York

Marti advises clients on matters spanning the full spectrum of corporate reputational matters, with a specialization in crisis and issues management, cybersecurity, workplace conduct, social justice issues, and executive profile raising, corporate positioning and thought leadership.

A seasoned spokesperson and confidential communications advisor at the highest levels of government, politics, and the private sector, Marti has extensive experience designing and executing strategic communications campaigns in the toughest media, political, business, and regulatory environments.

Marti joined Brunswick from the Office of New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, where she served as First Deputy Press Secretary, and later as Deputy Communications Director, from 2014-2017.  At City Hall, she counseled the Mayor, deputy mayors, and key City agencies on communications and media engagement strategies for major political and policy announcements, rollouts and the City’s response to large-scale public safety and public health emergencies. Prior to City Hall, Marti served in various communications roles for President Barack Obama on both of his presidential campaigns and at the U.S. Treasury Department, where she was the spokesperson for the Office of Terrorism and Financial Intelligence (TFI) from 2009-2012. In that role, Marti was the top communications advisor to the Under Secretary for TFI, and the principal spokesperson for the U.S. Treasury and the U.S. Government on matters related to financial sanctions, illicit finance and anti-money laundering policy, regulatory and enforcement actions.

Marti is a proud graduate of Spelman College where she earned her B.A. in United States and African American History.