Catalyst Advocacy is a New England-based public affairs firm offering clients an extensive suite of innovative political and advocacy solutions. We specialize in crafting a strategic combination of these communications, advocacy, and organizing tools to spark action and stimulate change on behalf of our clients.
We’re good at what we do because we know how to talk to the people of New Hampshire. We also know how to reach people where they are—in their neighborhoods, online, reading and watching local news, streaming media, engaging with their communities. We utilize a range of traditional and digital tools to deliver our messages to the right people, at the right time, in the right way.
With experience at all levels of government, we understand what policy makers and voters need to hear. We have dozens of campaigns under our belt, and know what it takes to win, and win with purpose. Our team of veteran public affairs and campaign professionals has extensive ties to leaders in city halls, the state house, and our federal delegation. We dive into any complex project and emerge with the most compelling message, strategy, and actionable plan to get it done effectively. Need to mobilize allies and constituents? Drive public pressure to decision-makers so they know the importance of your issue? We can help be the catalyst to get it all done.
Lucas S. Meyer
Lucas S. Meyer brings a unique skill set and body of work that spans all facets of advocacy and electoral work. Having run several successful campaigns and advocacy coalitions in New Hampshire including Congressman Chris Pappas’s historic reelection in 2020 and the New Hampshire Campaign for Voting Rights/Fair Maps Coalition, Lucas delivers insightful strategic guidance critical to achieving success with your campaign or project.
Before joining the firm, Lucas served as the Caucus Director for the New Hampshire Senate Democratic Caucus overseeing all aspects of the 2016 targeted Senate campaigns including strategy, message development, budgets, organizing and paid communications. Lucas has also previously served as a public affairs consultant for one of largest energy companies in North America, tech startups, and other national advocacy organizations. He also previously served as a campaign manager for Chris Pappas's Executive Council race in 2014 and before that served as the Deputy Communications Director for the NH Democratic Party.
Lucas has been featured in the Boston Globe, MSNBC, WMUR, PBS, and dozens of other national, regional, and state media outlets.
After graduating from Denison University in 2012, Lucas began his career by delivering a win in a hard-fought New Hampshire State Senate race for Andrew Hosmer in a red to blue flip seat. He served as President of the New Hampshire Young Democrats for a record 5 years and is currently Chair of 603 Forward, a nonprofit dedicated to educating, engaging, and recruiting next generation leaders across the state. He serves on the NH Advisory Board for the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition, is an alumni of a Leadership New Hampshire, and is a high school lacrosse coach at Concord High School.