100 SE 9th St, Suite 100
Topeka, KS 66612


Watkins Public Strategies is a full-service government affairs consulting firm located just east of the Kansas State Capitol. Our clients trust us to navigate political waters and deliver results. 

We’re trusted advisors who sort through competing viewpoints to find solutions that achieve the outcomes our clients set. If you’re looking for a committed, dedicated, and invested team to represent your interests in Kansas, Watkins Public Strategies is the firm you can count on to deliver. 

With past legislative experience, strong relationships across all sectors, and campaign and communications expertise, we’re the team best positioned to meet your advocacy needs.


We’ve perfected the art of distilling information in a meaningful way so policymakers can retain and recall the relevant facts, ultimately using it to guide their decisions on complex issues. With bipartisan relationships in all areas of the government and past legislative experience, we know how to create opportunities to advance (or prevent) the adoption of legislation.

Public Relations

Telling your story isn’t just important under the dome. Through our media relationships and digital advocacy, we can effectively target your message to educate a broader audience about your issue platform. The implementation of earned media strategies are critical to advancing public policy goals and should always be part of your legislative plan.

Association Management

You can leave the details to us! Associations are only as strong as their managers and that’s where our expertise makes the difference. From responsible fiscal management to board engagement and meaningful programming, we can help grow and manage your association.

Grassroots Engagement

When legislators say, “I’m not hearing anything about this in my district,” it’s time to mobilize the grassroots network. We’re able to generate direct district contacts and engage targeted constituencies on issues.

Crisis Communications

Sometimes things don’t go like you planned. That’s where our experience and guidance is invaluable. We’re here to help inform your message and ensure you navigate complicated times with professionalism, political acuity, and responsibility.