One of the state’s best-known public affairs professionals, Fiona Hutton has more than two decades of experience in California’s highly competitive and constantly evolving political and regulatory landscape. She’s a communications dynamo, offering clients insight into the people, processes and policies that dictate their success. As president of Fiona Hutton & Associates, she leads a team of top-level communications strategists who tackle complex and contentious issues for high-profile clients and specialize in a wide range of industry and issue areas.
Fiona’s approach is straightforward – a resolute and hands-on commitment to fulfilling clients’ needs, solving their problems and ensuring they achieve their goals. Her extensive experience and sage counsel make her the obvious choice for clients seeking to navigate complicated and controversial issues, advocacy efforts, regulatory processes, legislative actions and crisis management situations. As an industry leader, her clients and peers respect and depend on her for her detail-oriented approach and keen ability to assemble and manage the strongest teams for communications and outreach efforts for corporate clients, trade associations, large public agencies, nonprofit organizations, municipalities and political interests.
In addition to her work with FHA, Fiona serves on the boards of directors of the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce and Open California. For several years running, she has been recognized by the Capitol Weekly as one of the 100 most influential players in California politics.