Account Supervisor, Hill+Knowlton Strategies

Legislative Correspondent, Office of Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL)

Legislative Assistant, Office of Congressman Mike McIntyre (D-NC)


Stratton Kirton is a senior director at Hamilton Place Strategies, responsible for advising clients on strategic communications and public policy. His primary areas of focus are energy, the environment, and trade.

Prior to joining HPS, Stratton served as a member of the public affairs and energy practices at Hill+Knowlton Strategies in Washington and PBN Hill+Knowlton Strategies in Moscow, Russia. Stratton advised a number of global energy companies, leading trade associations, and large technology companies on public affairs and regulatory issues.

Stratton’s experience also includes serving as a legislative assistant in the office of Congressman Mike McIntyre (D-NC) and as a legislative correspondent in the office of Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL). His time in those offices included work with the House Committee on Agriculture and the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee.

Stratton graduated from Stetson University with a dual-B.A. in political science and Russian studies, and he holds a M.A. in energy policy from Georgetown University. He is from St. Marks, Florida and currently resides in Washington, D.C. with his wife.