Bob McNaney

Senior Vice President

Bob McNaney is a globally minded crisis management and crisis communication strategy counselor who drives results by supporting organizations of all sizes through crisis and issues response, crisis preparedness management, executive and senior leadership counseling, and media coaching.

Bob serves as trusted outside crisis counsel to chief executive officers, boards and executive leadership teams before, during and after situations which may impact the bottom line and reputation of the enterprise. Bob supports organizations in various sectors, including health care, higher education, financial and retail.

Clients praise his ability to quickly assess a crisis and cut through the noise to provide concrete, actionable counsel.

Prior to joining Padilla, Bob was a National Emmy Award winning investigative journalist with more than 24 years of international reporting experience.

Bob earned his bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, and has served as a member of its Next Generation Steering Committee and Tommie Club Cabinet. He has volunteered as a youth coach and youth sports board member.

Bob is a recognized business leader who is an active mentor to young professionals.