2012 The Root 100

David Sutphen is a Washington, D.C., insider who works to build bridges between the private and public sectors.

  • Influence: 133.2
  • Reach: 5.6
  • Substance: 7.5
  • Media Mentions: 2
  • Internet Mentions: 892
  • Twitter Followers: 149
  • David Sutphen

  • A people connector who gives communications guidance to corporations and nonprofits alike.
  • Job: Partner at the Brunswick Group
  • Sector: Business
  • Twitter: @davidasutphen
  • Location: Washington, D.C.
  • Age: 43
  • Bio: David Sutphen, an attorney, says that he likes to view himself as a bridge between the private and public sectors. At the Brunswick Group, he plays a leading role in providing strategic communications and reputational guidance to corporations and nonprofits. A Washington, D.C., insider and "people connector," he also sits on the boards of directors for GetSchooled, Business Forward and the U.S. Soccer Foundation.  Visit his website.