Athina Lawson is a director at PLUS Communications specializing in issue and advocacy campaigns for the health care sector. She provides support to field teams to amplify grassroots and grasstops engagement and strategy development. Prior to joining PLUS, Athina worked for Winning For Women, a group dedicated to supporting women leaders including federal candidates. Athina has a background in Ohio politics, having worked on gubernatorial, state, and local races. She has also worked for the Ohio Legislature and the Ohio National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB).
Athina is a graduate of the John Glenn College of Public Affairs at The Ohio State University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in public affairs, management, leadership and policy. She currently lives in Washington, D.C.
What you may not know about Athina
A native of the Buckeye State, Athina is a proud Ohio State sports fan.
Athina’s most unique job was dressing as a grilled cheese donut.