Loren Dealy Mahler
President and Founder

Loren Dealy Mahler is a seasoned strategic leader with high-level government 

and private sector experience across national security, strategic communications and crisis management.


From the White House to corporate America, Loren has helped clients leverage effective communications strategies to further business and policy objectives, while mitigating brand impact through effective response planning and crisis event management. 

Loren has advised top government officials in her roles with the National

Security Council, Department of Defense and with the House Armed Services Committee on Capitol Hill. After leaving government service, Loren helped Fortune 500 companies and national nonprofits grow and protect their organizations, as Vice President of Corporate Communications for a PR firm

in New York.


In early 2016, she launched Dealy Mahler Strategies, LLC, and hasn’t looked back.


Loren is a graduate of Princeton University and the McCourt School at Georgetown University. She currently serves on the Board of Advisors for the Cybersecurity program at Rutgers University and on the Advisory Board for

the Cyber Security Summit in Minneapolis, MN. She is the author of the “Communications War Room” blog at csoonline.com, and frequently speaks

at industry events around the country.