Abby Piper is the Chief Communications Officer for MML&K Government Solutions. She is known for her full-throttle work ethic, strategy chops, and social media expertise. Abby comes to the firm as the President of Piper Public Relations, a comprehensive firm serving clients in education, tourism, economic development, local government, political campaigning, and environmental projects. She previously served as the Deputy Executive Director of the Kentucky Council of Area Development Districts, where she administered statewide grants geared toward workforce, economic development, technology, and agriculture.

Abby brings nearly a decade of experience in membership marketing, association management, strategic planning, association membership recruitment/retention strategies, crisis communications, economic development project management, branding, online training programming, electronic media production, and grassroots planning and campaigning. She earned a B.A. in Journalism at Western Kentucky University and is currently working on a Master’s in Public Administration at the University of Louisville.