Ignite Political Consulting provides consulting services to candidates, political parties and issue advocacy groups.
Our mission is to help candidates, political parties and issue advocacy groups find a clear, relatable voice that resonates with voters and the community. We work to build partnerships and help build a sustainable vision–not just for one election, but for now and the future.
Kirk McDonough, Principal
Kirk McDonough has a wealth of experience in media relations, government, and the electoral process. As a former city councilman and a veteran of numerous political campaigns, his strength lies in helping candidates to make connections with voters to build trust. Kirk is a graduate of Providence College with both a BA and MA in history with coursework on American Political History. He currently teaches potential candidates “How to Run for Local Office” with Cape Cod Community College and is available for speaking and training on topics such as organization building, campaign budgeting and message development.
Kirk McDonough is the author of How To Run For Political Office: Ignite Your Campaign, available on Amazon.