Strategic and Crisis Communications

Patricia Leidl is a communications strategist with more than 15 years experience developing 360-degree communications and reputation risk management strategies that maximize impact while minimizing risk. Most of Leidl's experience involves working with clients operating in dangerous and fragile environments and with issue areas that require considerable political acumen and the ability to develop multiple messages targeting specific audiences.

Leidl has also led global campaigns that focus on everything from public health (including HIV/AIDS and reproductive health) to more targeted communications for development interventions. These emphasize considerable stakeholder engagement and the ability to develop messages that are specifically tailored according to context and budget.

Community and Security Mapping

As a former journalist, Leidl also offers her clients community and security situation analysis services that go considerably beyond what is typically offered by conventional private security companies. Full confidentiality is assured.