Staff Profiles

Rob Piercy

Director, Media Relations

Rob Piercy joined the Allen Institute in June 2014. As Senior Manager of Media Relations, he leads the Institute’s media strategy, including content development and social media. Previously, Rob spent nearly two decades as a television journalist, working as a news anchor and reporter at TV stations across the West. His work has been honored with a National Edward R. Murrow Award for Writing and a Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Television Political Journalism. A native of Sedro-Woolley, Washington, Rob received his B.A. in communications from the University of Washington.