May 03 2016
WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) today announced his new communications team – Communications Director Katie Niederee, Deputy Communications Director Jordan Langdon and Press Secretary Carter Baum – who will work to make certain Kansans are informed about his efforts on behalf of the state.
“Katie, Jordan and Carter will continue to play an important role in making certain Kansans understand how policy decisions I make on Capitol Hill impact our state,” Sen. Moran said. “Their care and concern for Kansas complements each of their unique experiences, and I look forward to this team’s creative approach to serving Kansans.”
Niederee, who was previously Sen. Moran’s press secretary, will serve as his primary spokesperson and oversee communications strategy. A native of Great Bend, Kan., she attended Kansas State University and graduated with a degree in public relations. In addition to working on behalf of her home state, Niederee is a board member for the K-State Capital Area Alumni Club and for the past two years she has been elected by her peers to serve on the executive board of the U.S. Senate Press Secretaries Association.
Langdon joins Sen. Moran’s staff after serving three years as communications director to Rep. Jeff Denham (R-CA). She will serve as his deputy spokesperson. A Texas native, she has a degree in public relations from the University of Texas at Austin.
Baum, who was previously Sen. Moran’s correspondence director, press assistant and deputy press secretary, will serve as deputy spokesperson. A native of Mission Hills, Kan., he attended the University of Richmond and graduated with degrees in philosophy and leadership studies.