Lobbying world

Lobbying world
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Forbes Tate Partners announced that Stacey Rolland has joined the firm as a senior vice president in the government affairs practice. She previously was a senior director at Capital One and before that was chief of staff and senior adviser at the Treasury Department's Office of Tax Policy during the Obama administration. She also worked as senior policy adviser to Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiHouse Republican proposes constitutional amendment to prevent Supreme Court expansion Business groups oppose Paycheck Fairness Act, citing concerns it could threaten bonuses and negotiating New US sanctions further chill Biden-Putin relations MORE (D-Calif.).

Jenn Ridder, former Biden for President national states director, joined Precision Strategies as a managing director in the firm’s mobilization and campaign management practice. She previously managed ex-Montana Gov. Steve BullockSteve BullockBiden set to pick conservation advocate for top land management role Montana governor signs bill banning sanctuary cities Progressives' majority delusions politically costly MORE’s (D) 2020 presidential campaign and Colorado Gov. Jared PolisJared Schutz PolisMLB All-Star Game officially moved to Denver Colorado governor extends state mask mandate by 1 month New York to expand vaccine eligibility to all on April 6 MORE’s (D) 2018 gubernatorial campaign.

Cinnamon Rogers was named head of global government affairs at DocuSign. She previously was executive vice president of public advocacy at CompTIA and before that was senior vice president of government affairs at the Telecommunications Industry Association.


Cozen O’Connor Public Strategies named Tristan Breaux, former legislative director for ex-Rep. Joe CunninghamJoseph CunninghamLobbying world We lost in November — we're proud we didn't take corporate PAC money Chamber of Commerce slams GOP effort to challenge Biden's win MORE (D-S.C.), a principal. Breaux worked for Cunningham for one year and before that was director of policy at the National Housing Conference.

Klein/Johnson Group hired Ian Rayder, Colorado's former deputy secretary of state, as the firm's fourth principal. Rayder previously was director of federal affairs at Denver International Airport and before that was director of government affairs at Cisco and deputy chief of staff to Rep. Debbie Wasserman SchultzDeborah (Debbie) Wasserman SchultzFlorida Democrats call for DOJ investigation of state Senate races Democrats urge FDA to clear market of all flavored e-cigarettes DeSantis threatens to divert vaccines from communities criticizing distribution MORE (D-Fla.).

GrayRobinson hired Elizabeth Blair Hancock as a federal legislative consultant. She previously worked in the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Office of Congressional and Intergovernmental Relations during the Trump administration.

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce hired Latricia Boone as vice president to help lead the Equality of Opportunity Initiative, which works to close race-based opportunity gaps in areas like employment and entrepreneurship. Boone previously was a senior director at Leadership for Educational Equity and before that was director of congressional advocacy at the National Urban League.

The Telecommunications Industry Association promoted Colin Andrews to senior director of government affairs. Andrews had been director of government affairs since July 2019 and was policy counsel starting in May 2018. Before that, he was a director at the National Federation of Community Broadcasters.