Lobbying World

Lobbying World
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• 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) HassanKey House and Senate health leaders reach deal to stop surprise medical bills Senators sound alarm on dangers of ransomware attacks after briefing Biden reveals four women he could pick as his running mate MORE (D-N.H.), a principal. She was also health policy adviser to former Senate Majority Leader Harry ReidHarry Mason ReidThe Hill's Morning Report — Pelosi makes it official: Trump will be impeached Doctors are dying by suicide every day and we are not talking about it Impeachment trial throws curveball into 2020 race 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.