Lobbying World

Lobbying World
© Greg Nash

• Selina Jackson, the vice president of global government relations and public policy for Procter & Gamble, was named chair of the board of the advocacy arm to the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition. The nonprofit includes the leaders of American businesses and Nongovernmental organizations, as well as national security experts. Before Procter & Gamble, Jackson worked at the World Bank for six years.

• Mehlman Castagnetti Rosen & Thomas named McKenzie Bennett, former senior health policy adviser to Sen. Maggie HassanMargaret (Maggie) HassanTrump makes rare trip to Clinton state, hoping to win back New Hampshire Empower the VA with the tools to help our veterans Schumer to Trump: Demand McConnell hold vote on background check bill MORE (D-N.H.), a principal. She was also health policy adviser to former Senate Majority Leader Harry ReidHarry Mason Reid2020 Democrats fight to claim Obama's mantle on health care Reid says he wishes Franken would run for Senate again Panel: How Biden's gaffes could cost him against Trump MORE (D-Nev.).

• Nicole Tisdale, counsel on the House Homeland Security Committee and the staff director of the Counterterrorism and Intelligence Subcommittee, is starting her own consulting firm, Advocacy Blueprints. She has worked in the House for a decade.

• Justin Hakes joined the American Council of Life Insurers as vice president of strategic communications. He previously worked in advocacy communications at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. He was a senior communicator for the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform and the Chamber’s Employment Policy Division.

• The Motion Picture Association of America promoted Gail MacKinnon to senior executive vice president for global policy and government affairs. She will oversee international advocacy, in addition to her current responsibilities, according to a company-wide email from chairman and CEO Charles Rivkin. She was previously executive vice president.