April Burke, President and Founding Partner of Lewis-Burke Associates LLC, is a veteran Washington, D.C. attorney providing government relations counsel to clients on public policy and legislation.

Michael Ledford, Partner and Vice President for Client Management directs the efforts of Lewis-Burke government affairs professionals on behalf of all clients.

Lauren Broccoli works closely with clients to identify research priorities and develop comprehensive federal strategies to advance interests related to the environmental and agricultural sciences.  Leading the firm’s...

Michael Buse leverages professional and academic experiences to deliver in-depth reporting and analysis to support the diverse agendas of Lewis-Burke clients.

 Amber Cassady supports the work of Lewis-Burke client teams by conducting research on federal policies, monitoring emerging trends and developments, and providing relevant analysis of critical issues.  Amber’s...

Leland Cogliani has over 15 years of experience advancing science and technology priorities for research institutions.  Leland works closely with congressional authorizing and appropriations committees and federal...

Alison Evans handles a multidisciplinary portfolio related to issues at the Department of Defense, National Science Foundation, the National Institute of Standards and Technology, and the National Institutes of...

Vanessa Floyd plays a key administrative role in the internal operations of Lewis-Burke. She oversees the compilation of monthly client activity reports, assists with client invoicing, and helps reconcile expenses....

Erica Froyd leads Lewis-Burke’s biomedical research activities, advising clients in the areas of federal research policy and health care with a particular focus on the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and agencies...

Jason Gallagher utilizes insider knowledge of the congressional landscape to maximize clients’ opportunities to engage with lawmakers and staff and ensure their priorities receive the attention they deserve.  With a...

Jack Goodman actively monitors federal policy developments for Lewis-Burke clients with a specific focus on education, immigration, and healthcare issues.

Julie Jolly Rose brings over 18 years of government relations, healthcare policy, and higher education advocacy experience and leads Lewis-Burke’s healthcare policy portfolio.

Ben Kallen is one of Lewis-Burke’s key contacts for federal science policy in the physical sciences.  He has led firm-wide and client-specific engagement on emerging federal science priority areas, including quantum...

Otto Katt brings a passion for education to his advocacy in the areas of higher education, workforce, immigration, and tax policy on behalf of Lewis-burke clients.

Aaron Kiesler is dedicated to providing Lewis-Burke clients with critical legislative updates and detailed reports on a variety of federal policy and research areas with a primary focus on the Department of Defense...

Bridget Krieger is a trusted advocate on Capitol Hill and a champion for federal research agencies, most notably at the U.S.

Kari McCarron is a trusted and highly valued expert in higher education policy, bringing first-hand experience within the federal higher education and science enterprise as a former government relations...

Lindsay Milliken oversees a research portfolio that covers the National Science Foundation, the National Institutes of Health, the National Institute of Standards and Technology, and the National Aeronautics and...

Eliana Perlmutter is a key member of the Lewis-Burke advocacy team.  She uses her background in science, technology, and government, paired with a passion for clear communication and creative problem-solving, to...

Jesse Poon provides targeted consultation, strategy development, and detailed policy analysis to Lewis-Burke clients within the veterans, healthcare, and international portfolios.  A skilled communicator, Jesse...

Miriam Quintal boasts a decade of advocacy and client success at Lewis-Burke, managing the federal relations portfolios for large academic institutions, scientific societies, and facility management organizations. ...

​ Beeta Rasouli drives the healthcare portfolio in areas impacting academic health centers, clinical providers, and biomedical researchers.  She keeps a close eye on legislative and administrative trends across the...

Bill Ruch works closely with clients to develop and carry out targeted federal relations strategies across a diverse range of issue sets.  Bill’s portfolio covers federal interests across the research and development...

Nick Saab provides strategic analysis, advice, and support for Lewis-Burke clients on an array of topics in the physical sciences.

Dr. Reed Skaggs is a trusted advisor for clients, uniquely able to navigate relationships between academia and the Department of Defense (DOD) science and technology enterprise.  With a Ph.D.

Paula Trimble is a skilled strategist, project manager, analyst, and communications professional, who works with clients to identify funding opportunities and shape the development of...

Laura Uttley collaborates with clients to develop and execute comprehensive advocacy strategies that resonate with congressional and federal agency audiences and advance clients’...

Debbie Wells, Vice President of Finance and Administration, brings more than 30 years’ experience and expertise in the areas of business development, financial analysis and strategic...