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Shelby Wagenseller

Press Secretary

Shelby Wagenseller is the Press Secretary at the Office of Personnel Management under the Biden-Harris Administration.

In this capacity, she serves as OPM’s lead on the strategy and policy of the Agency's communications with the press as well as on developing strategies to inform the public about key issues.

Prior to serving as the Press Secretary, Shelby, was a Vice President of Communications and Public Affairs at Signal Group, a DC consulting firm specializing in strategic and crisis communications, public affairs & government relations. Before that, she spent a year and a half working as the Deputy Chief Operating Officer and Senior Communications Advisor to the 2020 Democratic National Convention Committee.

In her free time, Shelby enjoys spending time on the Eastern Shore of Maryland and discovering new recipes by making her way through her favorite comfort food cookbooks.

Shelby is a graduate of Davidson College in Davidson, NC.

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