"Over the past decade, The Corky McMillin Companies have turned to The Monger Company for a variety of business strategies ranging from a major branding campaign to sensitive community relations issues. We value their insight and advice."
Scott McMillin, Co-Chairman and CEO, The Corky McMillin Companies


Our Team

Jack Monger founded The Monger Company in 1995. With more than 25 years of experience in the field of advocacy and communication, Mr. Monger works with elected officials at the local, state, and federal level, as well as with community and business leaders, members of the media, and special interest groups. A graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, Mr. Monger was invited to join the staff of newly appointed San Diego City Councilmember Gloria McColl in 1983. Read more....

Darby Monger is chief financial officer of The Monger Company. In addition, she brings 15 years of print and broadcast media experience as well as financial and organizational expertise to our team. In 1987, Ms. Monger launched a newspaper column that quickly became a weekly standard in the Coronado Journal. For the next nine years, in nearly 2,000 stories, she reported on local personalities and events, and covered a variety of assignments from Presidential visits to historical events. Read more....


Company History

The Monger Company, a strategic advocacy firm, has been stirring up San Diego politics and business since 1995. Owner Jack Monger has never been afraid to take on highly controversial and unpopular issues and yet he still manages to maintain the respect of San Diego’s elected officials and business leaders. Read more...