Eileen O’Connor is a Partner at Keyser Public Strategies, and brings to the firm more than 17 years of communications experience, particularly in the areas of financial services, higher education and public sector work.
Before joining KPS, Eileen was a Vice President at Fidelity Investments where she supported corporate media relations, with a focus on government and regulatory matters. She also collaborated with key executives at the firm on their internal and external communications, including amplifying their voices on various social media platforms.
A passionate advocate for excellence in education, Eileen served as Communications Director for the Massachusetts Department of Higher Education, where she offered strategic
communications support on behalf of the Commonwealth’s public colleges and universities. She also served as Communications Director for the Massachusetts State Treasurer, and prior to this, worked in Corporate Communications at Boston-based advertising agency, Hill Holliday.
A graduate of Boston College, Eileen is married to Will Keyser. They live in West Roxbury, Massachusetts with their four children.
Eileen is involved with a number of Boston-based nonprofit organizations, chairs the Parent Council at the John D. Philbrick School in Roslindale (a BPS school), and serves on the Board of Directors of MassINC. She is also a member of the Boston Athletic Association (BAA) and is an accomplished marathoner.