Firehouse Adds Communications Veteran Chandler Smith Costello To Growing Team

June 23, 2021


We are thrilled to announce that one of the most experienced communicators in Washington, Chandler Smith Costello, is joining Firehouse Strategies as a Senior Vice President. As first reported in POLITICO Influence:



Chandler comes to Firehouse after serving as Deputy Director of Public Affairs for the Securities and Exchange Commission, where she worked closely with top financial media to communicate complex economic and regulatory issues. A well known face to national reporters, Chandler spent nearly 10 years as a communicator on Capitol Hill, serving as a national communications director for U.S. Senator John Thune in his Whip office and as communications director for the Senate Republican Conference. She has also worked as the communications director for a winning U.S. Senate campaign and held senior communications roles in the private, non-profit and trade association sectors.

We’re excited to introduce Chandler to our clients as we continue to grow and invest in our team. If you would like to learn more about how our team successfully delivers our clients’ messages to targeted audiences, don’t hesitate to reach out.