Brussels Forum Session: Fresh Off the Campaign Trail: Stories From the 2024 US Primary

Olivia Perez-Cubas is a strategic communicator with more than 10 years of experience effectively messaging for corporations, politicians, and public policy initiatives. She is currently a managing director at Bullpen Strategy Group, advising on the public affairs needs of corporate and issue-advocacy clients in the energy, finance, and entertainment sectors. Most recently, she worked for Nikki Haley’s presidential campaign, where she operated as primary spokesperson and advised on strategic messaging.  

Perez-Cubas got her start in politics upon joining Florida Senator Marco Rubio’s communications team, serving as media director for his presidential campaign and communications director for his Senate office. Following her time on Capitol Hill, she spearheaded a press operation for the first SuperPAC dedicated solely to electing Republican women. Roll Call named her one of the top Latino staffers on Capitol Hill. Her career began as a news writer at WSVN, the FOX affiliate in Miami, Florida. She is a graduate of Florida State University.