Skip to main content
Erika Fitzpatrick ,
Editorial Lead

Erika is a senior communicator with a nearly 20-year career in writing, editing and publications development.

At Aptive, she relies on her diverse expertise — managing and editing content, drafting news and creative copy, and transforming jargon into readable materials — to ensure editorial consistency across products and platforms.

With a well-rounded background reporting on Congress and the federal agencies and communicating about topics as varied as benefits for Veterans, health care, education, financial education, geospatial science and transportation, Erika helps Aptive execute projects with speed and precision.


  • Expertise in AP, Chicago and other style guides
  • B.A., Journalism, Boston University
  • Award winner, Clearmark Center for Plain Language, Mended Hearts “HeartGuide”
  • Co-award winner, MarCom Platinum, Ending Veteran Homelessness, Employment Outreach, Event-in-a-Box Toolkits

Connect with Aptive


421 King Street
Suite #200
Alexandria, VA 22314