Meet Ricky Campbell

campbellRicky Campbell has been a press secretary at the Connecticut General Assembly since January 2013 where, as a liaison between lawmakers and media outlets, he is responsible for coverage of committee meetings, legislative debates, constituent impact and caucus messaging. He is treasurer at Connecticut SPJ.

Prior to his stint in state government, he worked as a general assignment reporter who dabbled in investigative work for the TorringtonĀ Register Citizen.Ā It didn’t take long for Ricky to discover his niche in governmental affairs and politics reporting, which brought him into his new, current career move.

He is recently married, living in Hartford and has a dog named Carlos who is terrified of fireworks and thunderstorms.

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