Legislative Affairs and Communications Specialist with 18 years of experience advising C-level executives on government and legislative affairs and providing internal communications support to government clients.
Communications Specialist for small government contractor (2012-present), where he has been detailed to 5 contract,. Currently providing internal communications support to DHS, writing reports to support multi-billion dollar acquisitions, analyzing and reporting on conditions of agency processes, and creating and implementing plans to correct deficiencies.
Principal Advisor to CEO of woman-owned small business in the I.T. solutions space (2008-2011). Led three-year multi-pronged, multi-media campaign targeted at the federal executive and legislative branches and resulting in rescue of company’s most lucrative contract.
Legislative Affairs Advisor at Booz Allen Hamilton (2006-2008). Provided congressional affairs support to DHS Under Secretary for Science & Technology. Created strategic communications plans for groundbreaking of 2 national labs and maintained relationships with members of Congress and congressional staff.
Retired from U.S. Coast Guard in 2006 after serving 3 years as Deputy Director, Office of Congressional Affairs. Supervised 25 legislative liaisons, advised the Commandant and other senior leaders on legislative and regulatory initiatives and reported on congressional and political developments.
MBA from Columbia University and B.S. from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy.