Driven leader and board member with comprehensive accomplishments leading corporate development, government affairs, coalitions, legislative influence, political campaigns and cross-functional teams to achieve goals. Known as an innovative thinker with strong telecommunications, finance, health care, technology, defense, legal, trade and energy acumen. Demonstrated success advising leaders at the highest level of business and government in complex, regulated organizations. Recognized influencer and thought leader that is regularly cited by CNN, New York Times, Washington Post and other leading media outlets. Enables businesses to maximize performance by implementing appropriate strategies through analysis of details to gain understanding of the competitive position, emerging issues, trends and relationships. Continued progression of leadership advising Fortune 100 C-level executives, the president of the United States, members of congress and leading a top government relations firm. Awarded the Bronze Star for action as an Army officer in Iraq.