About Us

Kris Deutschman - President/Owner

Kris Deutschman


Deutschman Communications Group, Inc. delivers large firm capabilities with boutique style attention.  Whether you need to educate the public, persuade legislators or unite groups, we have the savvy and experience necessary to elevate the visibility of your issue, build support for it, maneuver around political obstacles along the way and bring it home for the win.

Kris Deutschman personally oversees all strategy and draws on the expertise of a team of seasoned public affairs professionals steeped in the culture and politics of California to deliver creative solutions that net impressive results.

Our strategic alliances with other leading consultants and a diverse team of regional outreach experts around the state allow us to offer an expanded depth and breadth of experience to our clients that can mobilize quickly for short- or long-term campaigns.

The unique structure allows us to tailor precisely the level of service and strategy you need, no padding, no fancy overhead, no professionals-in-training.

Your challenges.  Our solutions.  A winning combination.

Lisa Freeman

Administrative Assistant/Client Support

Lisa Freeman provides administrative assistance and support for all our clients, keeping business on track with her keen eye for details and results-oriented thinking. Prior to joining Deutschman Communications Group, Inc., Lisa handled business media services at the Walt Disney Company's Radio Disney Sacramento, and she has a degree in business marketing from California State University, Chico.

Christine Ault

Account Manager

Christine Ault works with clients on nearly all aspects of communications strategy, from building coalitions and brand management to mass marketing and media campaigns. She combines two decades of experience developing communications programs for non-profits, hi-tech startups, public agencies, and established public companies.

Stephanie Yoder

Account Manager

Stephanie Yoder helps clients with their public affairs strategies, frequently leveraging the media to influence opinion in the California Legislature. With 20 years of experience working in and around the state capitol, she is particularly adept at working with legislative staff and communicating with legislators on both sides of the aisle to raise the profile of clients' issues. With a journalism degree, she has a demonstrated ability to find compelling personal stories and draft written materials that inform and inspire.