David Mayorga joined Qorvis in 2007 as a senior associate. He offers a diverse and fully-bilingual (Spanish and English) skill set to the Qorvis team. From his years of experience on Capitol Hill, Mayorga brings to Qorvis a keen understanding of the workings of our Nation’s government which he utilizes to help his clients in the high-technology industry, Amazon.com, as well as confidential crisis clients. * As a Senior Legislative Assistant to U.S. Representative Michael A. Arcuri, Mayorga handled Member activities on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and managed a policy portfolio that included Transportation and Housing and Urban Development appropriations, Energy and Water Appropriations, labor, housing, pensions, education, and science and technology issues. He was also responsible for developing the Member’s policy agenda and acted as a liason to local and state government officials and federal agencies for effective communication of Member’s policy priorities and objectives. * In a variety of roles at the U.S. House of Representatives Science Committee, chaired by U.S. Representative Sherwood L. Boehlert, Mayorga was Special Assistant to the Chief of Staff and later, Legislative Clerk and Professional Staff. Acting as liason to the Chief of Staff, he facilitated constant communication between staff, Committee Chairman, House Leadership, Members of Congress, the White House, and corresponding Agencies (including NASA, National Science Foundation, and the Department of Energy). Mayorga also implemented all administrative policy objectives, strategies and operating plans of the Committee’s legislative and budgetary agenda.