State and Local Government Relations Conference

21 Apr, 2021

2023 State and Local Government Relations Conference

September 20-22 | Hilton Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C.

Once a year, leaders and practitioners in state and local government relations gather to discuss current and emerging trends, best practices and tricks of the trade.


Who Should Attend?

  • State and local government relations practitioners
  • Senior-level executives
  • Public affairs professionals and lobbyists
  • Recent hires

What Attendees Like

  • Networking with the top experts and practitioners in the state government relations community
  • Innovative ideas and best practices to implement immediately
  • Peer-to-peer learning and information sharing
  • Opportunities to cross-train your team

Do I Need to be a Member To Attend?

No, but members receive a discount on their registration fee.

What Certificate Credits are Available for Attending This Conference?

This conference is eligible for 2 credits towards the Certificate in PAC & Grassroots Management , 2 credits toward the Certificate in Public Affairs Management and 4 credits toward the Certificate in Government Relations and Lobbying.

Advisory Committee

2022 State and Local Government Relations Conference Advisory Committee

Jeff Aeschliman, StateFarm
Chanell Autrey, Target Corporation
Tim Biggam, The Montrose Group, LLC
Elizabeth Blosser, American Land Title Association
Anne Crews, Mary Kay Inc.
Bethany Dame, APCIA
Matt Durand, Cumberland Farms / EG America
Pierce Haley, Serlin Haley LLP
Theresa Helms , Alabama Power (Southern Company)
Stephanie Kundert, Direct Impact / BCW Global
Richard Lee, Equifax
Caren Lock, TIAA
Karen Morgan, AAA
Adie Olson, Steptoe & Johnson LLP
Andy Pierucci, Northrop Grumman
David Robinson, Montrose Group, LLC
Jason Simon , Apartment Association of Greater Dallas
Phil Singer, Marathon Strategies
Jon Spontarelli, State and Federal Communications, Inc.
Matt Szigety, PNC Financial Services Group
Kaylyn Tinsley, Global Payments
Caitlin Vincent, API

Want to help plan the conference? Contact Anna Platt, Senior Manager, Government Relations to join the advisory committee.


Who should I contact if I have more questions?

State and Local Government Relations Conference
Anna Platt, Senior Manager, Government Relations Practice
202.787.5955 | email

Sponsorship Opportunities
Kristin Hanley, Conference Logistics
202.787.5968 | email

Caryn Seligman, Senior Director
202.787.5866 | email