About Us

The Gillen Group is a boutique public relations firm that specializes in transportation safety communications and was founded by our principal, Cathy Hickey Gillen, who has over 24 years of experience in the field. In the past 12 years as an independent consultant, she has worked with dozens of transportation safety clients such as the Roadway Safety Foundation, Operation Lifesaver, Inc., and National Organizations for Youth Safety to create and promote lifesaving educational campaigns that help prevent crashes, injuries and fatalities on our nation’s highways.