Who We Are
Marlies Dikkers is a dynamic communications and government relations professional. She has experience in both public and private sectors, with global public strategy firms, political campaigns, advocacy groups and on Capitol Hill. Her areas of expertise are media relations, reputation management, corporate communications, crisis planning and strategic advisory for Fortune 50 companies, high net worth individuals, as well as foreign governments and heads of state. She has wide ranging industry experience that includes financial services, real estate, healthcare, technology, pharmaceutical and transportation.
Prior to joining Abernathy, Marlies was a Senior Account Executive at Rubenstein Public Relations. She previously worked for BPC Action where she engaged in aggressive advocacy and provided critical support to lobbyists focused on federal issues. Marlies started her career in Washington D.C. with VOX Global and Mercury Public Affairs. A native of Charlotte, NC, Marlies is a dual citizen of the United States and the Netherlands.
- American University, B.A. in International Relations and Business