Brandon Naylor

Director of communications

As the director of communications for Democracy Works, Brandon serves as the organizational spokesperson, manages strategic communications, and oversees media relations for the organization. Originally from Topeka, he graduated from the University of Kansas (Go Jayhawks!), where he was an intern at the Dole Institute of Politics. He then spent six years working for members of congress in Washington, DC, followed by a stint in the nonprofit advocacy sector. Brandon spent time in the academic world as the Operations and Communications Coordinator for Washburn University and, most recently, managed a statewide political campaign. Having returned home, he now represents half of the 'Kansas satellite office.' He is a member of the International Association of Business Communicators and spends his time enjoying all four seasons, following Royals baseball, and maintaining a passionate love affair with noodles of all kinds.