Amy O’Connor is Vice President for Digital at Business Roundtable, responsible for the strategy and execution of digital, web and social media engagement for the association of chief executive officers of leading U.S. corporations.
O’Connor has received multiple awards for her public affairs leadership, including being named 40 Under 40 by PR Week magazine. She spent almost 15 years at Eli Lilly and Company where she pioneered digital engagement by launching a digital government affairs team and leading social media and digital communications around the world. During this time, she led teams that positioned Lilly as a thought leader in key policy debates, redesigned the company’s website and digital presence, modernized the communications approach, integrated active intelligence to quick engage and respond to trends, initiated an employee advocacy and activation program, launched an executive engagement program, and bolstered the digital and social capabilities of the company and third parties by sharing key insights and developing integrated campaigns.
O’Connor is a graduate of University of Notre Dame and Georgetown’s McCourt School of Public Policy. She resides in Washington, D.C. with her husband and three dogs.