Katrina McKeever

Senior Associate

Katrina is a communications professional skilled at creative campaign delivery, managing high stakes news events, and reputation management. Originally a journalist, Katrina has been a senior media advisor to Kensington Palace and to the Metropolitan Police Service and has exceptional, experience of working with multiple stakeholders across government, charities, and public bodies to provide media advice and deliver sensitive projects. Katrina currently works as part of the Crest team, providing strategic communications and media relations support to the Manchester Arena Inquiry.

Key achievements

  • Led on media operations for the wedding of Prince Harry and Ms Meghan Markle in May 2018.

  • Planned and delivered complex media operations for official overseas visits by members of The Royal Family, working with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.

  • Represented the MPS Counter Terrorism Command managing media response to counter terrorism and national security issues, working alongside the Home Office, Crown Prosecution Service and other stakeholders.

  • Created and executed communications strategy for the launch of Shout, a new 24/7 crisis text mental health service for tech start-up Mental Health Innovations.