The Credit Union National Association hired Jason Stverak as deputy chief advocacy officer for federal government affairs. Stverak most recently served as deputy chief of staff to Sen. Kevin CramerKevin John CramerLobbying world The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - After high drama, Senate lifts debt limit GOP tries to take filibuster pressure off Manchin, Sinema MORE (R-N.D.) and previously led the Franklin Center for Government and Public Integrity.
Apple Inc. hired April Jones as a senior government affairs policy counsel. Jones previously served as legislative director for Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharOn The Money — Progressives play hard ball on Biden budget plan Schumer, McConnell headed for another collision over voting rights Hillicon Valley — Presented by LookingGlass — Congress makes technology policy moves MORE (D-Minn.), a senior member of the Senate Commerce Committee.
Courtney Taylor joined ML Strategies as senior vice president. Taylor most recently was a partner at public policy firm Mindset. She previously was policy director at the Environmental Defense Fund and served as an attorney for the Justice Department and Department of the Interior.
Jen Farber joined Firehouse Strategies as managing director. Farber previously led advocacy campaigns at communication firms Purple Strategies and GMMB and was a staffer for former President ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaProgressives say go big and make life hard for GOP Biden giving stiff-arm to press interviews Jill Biden campaigns for McAuliffe in Virginia MORE’s 2008 campaign.
Pyxis Partners hired Jason Wallace as a director. Wallace most recently served in Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel BowserMuriel BowserBowser declares October 2021 'LGBTQ History Month' in DC DC Council member plans to challenge Bowser for mayor Lobbying world MORE’s (D) Cabinet and previously served as an advance associate under Obama.
Alyssa Marois joined HSBC Bank USA as senior vice president of public affairs. Marois most recently was vice president of federal government relations at JPMorgan and previously served as legislative director for then-Rep. Kyrsten SinemaKyrsten SinemaPressure grows for breakthrough in Biden agenda talks Sanders, Manchin escalate fight over .5T spending bill Biden gets personal while pitching agenda MORE (D-Ariz.).
Van Heuvelen Strategies is joining The Vogel Group. Bob Van Heuvelen, the firm’s founder and CEO, will be a principal. Van Heuvelen previously served as chief of staff to former Sen. Kent Conrad (D-N.D.).