Seth Palmer

Director of Strategic Communications

Seth Palmer is an experienced public affairs professional who has used his skills and experience to translate engagement into action for public and private sector entities for more than a decade.

A native North Carolinian, Seth started his career in the North Carolina General Assembly on the House Majority Leader staff, where he worked on the state’s seminal legislation on smoking in bars and restaurants. He then went on to work for former North Carolina Lieutenant Governor Walter Dalton before joining the team at the North Carolina Department of Transportation to tackle issues like intermodal logistics and international trade.

Before joining NP Strategy, Seth served as the Director of Regulatory Affairs and External Communications for NC REALTORS®, where he bridged the gap between lobbyist and communications professional, engaging the Association’s membership in advocacy through strategic communications tools.

A graduate of North Carolina State University with a BA in Political Science, Seth has been recognized with numerous fellowships, including NLC North Carolina, the Truman National Security Project, and the NC Institute of Political Leadership. He regularly presents on advocacy, lobbying, and communications topics and currently serves as an NC Institute of Political Leadership faculty member.

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