With more than two decades of experience in government and community relations, Patrick B. Jenkins & Associates (PBJ&A) is a full-service consulting firm, comprised of seasoned professionals with expertise in confronting the challenges our clients face and removing obstacles to their success.

We provide you with the advantage you need to move your agenda forward. We help our clients navigate structures, engage the right parties, and establish the linkages necessary to advance towards positive and productive outcomes.

Whether your goal is to command national attention or create inroads at the local community level, PBJ&A will develop a plan tailored to your specific needs. Telling your story in a clear and concise manner is our priority and we will implement strategies to inform and/or educate your audience, engage stakeholders and develop alliances to illuminate your narrative.

One of our key strengths is our network. We have access to key leaders and community stakeholders with whom we have developed an excellent working relationship. We have also cultivated an extensive database of community, civic, business and political leaders with whom we work closely.

Each client gets individualized attention and a unique action plan to reach their goal. Our understanding of community and the various stressors that can impact every situation sets us apart from other firms.

Community Relations

We help our clients craft effective proposals and strategies to build strong support from communities by focusing on ongoing communication and fair negotiation to address community concerns. Our methodology to achieve success in this area relies on a heavy dose of political intelligence, mobilizing support and creating a long-term, ongoing relationship with the local community.

Strategic Advisement

Our Strategic Advising practice advises leaders and organizations on their most pressing strategic and operational issues. Our work ranges from supporting entrepreneurs through business plan development, to partnering with established organizations on growth and performance improvement, to assessing new opportunities for impact as the field evolves.

Political Consulting

The reason that our clients are triumphant is that our firm is successful at framing the debate on the most advantageous terms, targeting the right audience and ensuring resources are spent as effectively as possible. As the leading campaign management and polling firm in New York and Albany, we conduct cutting-edge research which ensures a disciplined and effective message.


Patrick B. Jenkins & Associates planning and strategy services help your organization develop a comprehensive blueprint for organizational growth. Whether you are considering a major fundraising initiative or looking to define the overall strategic direction of your nonprofit, We can provide data-driven analysis, in-depth stakeholder engagement, and broad-ranging fundraising expertise to help you determine the best path forward.