Experienced Governmental and Public Affairs Analyst with strong communication,
leadership, and relationshipbuilding skills. Seeks a position offering new growth
opportunities and professional challenges.
Dedicated and hard worker MS Office
Governmental Affairs Policy Analyst, 04/2011
to 08/2012 Kansas Department of Transportation – Topeka,
Worked closely with legislative and congressional liaisons to communicate agency decisions with legislators and their constituencies.
Applied written and oral communications to satisfy all parties involved in major transportation projects around the state.
Tracked and wrote weekly reports on all state legislation of interest to the agency.
Produced weekly reports for the Federal Transportation Reauthorization Bill.
Summarized and communicated legal writings for updating all employees on important issues.
Researched, developed, and presented findings to the State Transportation Reauthorization Committee on the establishment of a National Infrastructure Bank and its effect on current transportation funding.
Maintained the Microsoft Access legislative inquiry database for the agency.
Tracked all inquiries received and insure a timely response.
Conceptualized, built, and maintained two Microsoft Access databases for the Office of Governmental Affairs.
Communicated and worked with.
to 05/2011 Capitol Strategies – Topeka,
Worked in the office of John C. Peterson and Bill Brady.
Attended and wrote reports on House of Representatives and Senate committees.
Helped plan and run legislative receptions and events.
Helped track legislation for clients.
Participated in strategy meetings and communications with clients.
Formed relationships through meetings and social events with existing legislators in both the House of Representatives and Senate.