Al Johnson



Deputy Managing Director, North America

Washington, D.C.

Based in Washington, D.C., Alexandra is Trilligent’s deputy managing director for North America. She advises disruptive, founder-led technology companies on overcoming reputational challenges; finding the right people and tactics to connect key messages with target audiences; and breaking through crowded media and policy landscapes. She specializes in integrated communications, coalition building, and crisis preparedness and response.

Prior to joining APCO, Alexandra worked as a security consultant with The Chertoff Group, a boutique risk advisory consultancy focused on the national security and technology sectors and founded by former Secretary of Homeland Security Michael Chertoff. In this capacity, she advised government services companies, technology companies, and venture-backed cybersecurity firms on growth strategy, strategic communications, and risk mitigation.

Alexandra received a B.A. from Dartmouth College.

Infrequently Asked Questions

What keeps you busy on the weekends?
Exhausting my hyperactive, genetically perfect son (a Welsh Corgi.)

What job would you have if you weren’t in public affairs?
I would (and will) be an Emmy-winning comedic television writer.

What did you want to be when you were a kid?
As a kid and as an adult, Her Royal Highness Beyonce Gisele Knowles Carter.