Jenny Camper / Principal

Jenny Camper brings more than 25 years of experience in statewide media relations, government, campaigns and strategic communications to the firm.

Under her leadership, the Columbus office works with corporations, non-profits, national and state associations, issues campaigns and government agencies. Jenny’s current client list includes the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA), Walmart, Celgene Pharmaceuticals, Rover Pipeline, and Pfizer.

Jenny has built a solid reputation for crafting and executing effective statewide public affairs programs in Ohio.  She builds and maintains deep relationships with media and key publics in every media market in Ohio.   Jenny and the Columbus team are frequently tapped to join collaborative efforts, working with lobbyists and advocates, to shape public policy at the federal and state levels. 

Jenny has served on several campaign teams for statewide ballot issues, including as campaign manager for the winning 2002 campaign with the Ohioans Against Unsafe Drug Laws (OAUDL). Other campaigns include the 2008 Ohio Coalition for Responsible Lending, which upheld a law that lowered interest rates of payday lenders; and in 2012 was part of the Protect Your Vote Ohio team to fight back an unaccountable plan for redistricting in Ohio.

For her work on the opening of Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Jenny was part of the team that received the Public Relations Society of America’s highest honor, the Silver Anvil award.

Prior to agency work, Jenny served as deputy press secretary and communications manager to former Governor George V. Voinovich. Jenny also served as press secretary and communications director for former State Treasurer J. Kenneth Blackwell.

Jenny graduated with a bachelor’s degree in journalism from The Ohio State University and has completed coursework for her master’s degree in journalism from Ohio University.

Jenny serves on the Board of Trustees for Alvis, a community corrections agency and on the Board for Prevent Blindness-Ohio, a statewide voluntary health agency.

Contact Jenny:
jcamper@lesiccamper.com
614.224.0658