Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) today announced that Vanessa Green Sinders will join its Government Affairs organization starting in January 2018.
Sinders will join Charter's Government Affairs team as a Senior Vice President reporting to Executive Vice President of Government Affairs, Catherine Bohigian. She will be responsible for directing the company's strategic policy and political engagement with Congress and with the Administration.
Sinders joins Charter after four years as the Senior Vice President and Department Head for Government Affairs at the American Hotel and Lodging Association. In that capacity she oversaw the association's advocacy work at the federal, state and local levels and was an advisor to the Association's President and CEO on all policy and political issues. Sinders also managed the ten person Government Affairs Team.
Prior to her work at the American Hotel and Lodging Association, Sinders served as the Chief of Staff for the Campaign to Fix the Debt, where she oversaw implementation of the Campaign's strategy and directed the activities of its staff. Sinders previously spent more than nine years working in the U.S. Senate where she served as Chief of Staff to U.S. Senator Scott Brown and Policy Director for U.S. Senator Judd Gregg.
Sinders received a B.A in Government, Minor in Economics from Dartmouth College where she remains active in alumni affairs. She lives in Washington D.C.