Shannon Berg has been named managing partner of the Portland office of Gallatin Public Affairs
. Shannon will lead the firm’s Portland operations and will continue to provide consulting services to Gallatin clients and lead the firm’s marketing activities. Shannon has more than 15 years’ experience in public affairs and strategic communications. Prior to joining Gallatin in 2008, Shannon was the president of a communications consulting firm in Detroit, Michigan and served as the director of communications for the City of Detroit. Shannon is chair of the Leadership Portland Alumni Association, a member of the board of Fruit and Flower Childcare Center and past ex-officio board member of the Portland Business Alliance.