Kaelyn Downey Executive Assistant, Associate
Washington, D.C.
(202) 719-8089


Kaelyn serves as the primary point of contact with, and facilitates liaison between, Orr Group’s Managing Partner and staff, client partners and other business, nonprofit, and government contacts. She ensures the smooth operation of the Managing Partner’s office, as well as assisting with HR-related functions and service procurement. Kaelyn also helps to plan events including business, social and philanthropic gatherings.


In her previous role as a Human Resources Assistant, Kaelyn interviewed and screened candidates, preformed a range of administrative duties, and aided in the successful recruitment of talent for Orr Group. Kaelyn’s previous experience also includes research in relation to cognition and brain training through George Mason University’s Human Factors and Cognition Lab, through which she gained skills in report writing and statistical data analysis.


  • B.A., Psychology, George Mason University, 2018

What makes me happy…

A cup of hot chocolate with extra whipped cream and my dog Kirk (better than the captain)