Stephen Cobb

Manager, Strategic Communications

Stephen combines his extensive experience in strategic communications, public affairs and issue advocacy to help clients tell their stories and achieve their goals. Stephen has worked with a variety of clients from small nonprofits and startups to Fortune 50 companies across industries. Prior to joining Subject Matter, Stephen worked at Ketchum and The Raben Group, where he advised clients on strategies and campaigns to address some of the country’s most pressing social justice and public interest issues. Outside of work Stephen is an active member of his community, volunteering with a number of DMV nonprofits including SMYAL, an organization that supports LGBTQ+ youth in the region. Stephen has an M.A. from American University and a B.A. from the University of Southern Mississippi.

  • Has a twin sister.
  • Quintin Tarantino once threw Mardi Gras beads at his face.
  • Has a goal of visiting all the continents by 35.
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