Caroline Ponseti is a strategic communicator with expertise in media relations. She brings a depth of Capitol Hill, association, and campaign experience to her role as Senior Director at The Herald Group. Before joining The Herald Group, Caroline led the American Gaming Association’s media relations operations during the fastest expansion of casino gaming in U.S. history. Her work on behalf of the new legal U.S. sports betting market was recognized by PRNEWS and the Public Relations Society of America. As Press Secretary for the U.S. House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, Caroline helped bring landmark accountability reform to the VA and extend veterans’ GI Bill benefits through their lifetimes with the Forever GI Bill. A native New Orleanian, Caroline started her career as Press Assistant for U.S. Sen. David Vitter’s gubernatorial campaign and later served as a member of his Senate staff. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Rhodes College with a bachelor’s in political science.