||Special Assistant, Office of Legislation and Congressional Affairs
Company NameU.S. Department of Education
Dates Employed2002 – 2004 Employment Duration2 yrs
Served as congressional liaison to primary education and workforce committees in U.S. Congress and U.S. Senate, developing statutory recommendations, ensuring Bush administration policy viewpoints were championed, and provided direct and sustained support on reauthorizations of Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and Head Start Act.
► Brought together key Capitol Hill personnel and policymakers that provided direction on bills, iron out language needed, and build consensus on strategy and efforts for passage