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Lauryl Jackson is vice president in the federal relations department of the American Council of Life Insurers. She previously was director of federal government affairs at Johnson & Johnson, and before that she led congressional outreach for the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America. She was also a health policy adviser to Rep. Bobby RushBobby Lee RushBobby Rush wins Illinois House primary Illinois governor endorses Biden one day before primary Biden rolls out over a dozen congressional endorsements after latest primary wins MORE (D-Ill.).

 

The Open Society Foundations named Micaela Fernandez Allen director of U.S. advocacy in the D.C. office of Open Society-U.S., effective Feb. 18. She was most recently director of global public policy at Walmart. Under President Obama, she was special assistant to the president in the Office of Legislative Affairs. She was also previously an adviser to Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiLawmakers outline proposals for virtual voting Mattis defends Pentagon IG removed by Trump Overnight Health Care: Trump calls report on hospital shortages 'another fake dossier' | Trump weighs freezing funding to WHO | NY sees another 731 deaths | States battle for supplies | McConnell, Schumer headed for clash MORE (D-Calif.).

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LKQ Corporation hired Tyler Threadgill as vice president of federal government affairs. Threadgill most recently was chief of staff to Rep. David KustoffDavid Frank KustoffLobbying world Trump announces, endorses ambassador to Japan's Tennessee Senate bid GOP to launch discharge petition on anti-BDS measure MORE (R-Tenn.) and previously was a vice president at lobbying firm Mercury LLC. Before that he was deputy chief of staff and communications director for Rep. Chuck FleischmannCharles (Chuck) Joseph FleischmannGOP Congressman calls for more testing for coronavirus, shutting down Southern border House Republican: Coronavirus shows we need to be more 'domestically independent' on pharmaceuticals Lobbying world MORE (R-Tenn.).

 

Mufaddal Ezzy was named the first director of public affairs for self-driving technology company Aurora. He previously worked at Waymo as head of public policy for Western U.S. states and before that was Google’s California manager for public policy and government relations. He was also a senior adviser in the California state Senate for 10 years.

 

Amanda Maddox, previously communications director for former Sen. Johnny IsaksonJohnny IsaksonInternal Collins poll suggests he holds huge lead over incumbent Sen. Loeffler in Georgia special election Loeffler traded .4M in stocks as Congress responded to coronavirus pandemic Loeffler under fire for stock trades amid coronavirus outbreak MORE (R-Ga.), is now a managing director at public affairs firm PLUS Communications. Before working in Isakson’s office, she was communications director for Rep. Austin ScottJames (Austin) Austin ScottLobbying world Lawmakers warn Pentagon against reduction of US forces in Africa 5 Republicans who could replace Isakson in Georgia's Senate race MORE (R-Ga.) and communications director for former Rep. Jeff DenhamJeffrey (Jeff) John DenhamLobbying world Harder advances in race to keep California House seat Ex-Rep. Frelinghuysen joins law and lobby firm MORE (R-Calif.).