Federal State & Local Government

The complex relationship between local, state and federal governments involves budgeting, policy and regulations as well as subtle personal and political bonds. California Strategies’ network of relationships and length of service on both the executive and legislative branches in the Capitol makes it the unchallenged leader in engaging local governments and agencies with their counterparts and Sacramento and in crafting plans that suit the particular requirements of each client.When clients are looking to impact proposed legislation and regulations, our Legislative and Regulatory Advocacy Practice and our expert team of professional governmental advocates are skilled, seasoned and prepared to open doors of opportunity in all branches of government.

California Strategies has extensive experience in the following public sector marketing and procurement related areas:

  • Legislative and Administrative Advocacy
  • Policy
  • Public Sector Finance and Budgeting
  • Contracting
  • Regulatory Agency Representation

 

California Strategies & Advocacy’s seasoned professionals understand the complex dynamics of our Nation’s Capital. We enjoy robust relationships with members on both sides of the aisle and we operate regularly to align client needs with the forces in the Beltway. We have unmatched experience in securing and maintaining federal funding streams for our clients and work tirelessly to educate and inform members of best policies that can support clients in our quickly evolving technology sectors.

California Strategies' Federal State & Local Government Experts

Rusty Areias
Rusty Areias
Partner
Sacramento
Stacey B. Barrack
Stacey B. Barrack
Associate
Los Angeles
Craig Benedetto
Craig Benedetto
Partner
San Diego
John Benton
John Benton
Partner
Sacramento
Lina Bernal
Lina Bernal
Associate
Sacramento
Victoria Bradshaw
Victoria Bradshaw
Partner
San Francisco
Jim Brulte
Jim Brulte
Partner
Inland Empire
Anthony Brunello
Anthony Brunello
Partner
San Francisco
Michael Bustamante
Michael Bustamante
Partner
Los Angeles
Steven Cahn
Steven Cahn
Partner
Los Angeles
Jim Cunneen
Jim Cunneen
Partner
Silicon Valley
Devon Ford
Devon Ford
Senior Associate
Sacramento
Victor Franco
Victor Franco
Partner
Los Angeles
Cynthia V. Guerrero
Cynthia V. Guerrero
Partner
Silicon Valley
Ben Haddad
Ben Haddad
Partner
San Diego
Ted Harris
Ted Harris
Partner
Sacramento
Gary H. Hunt
Gary H. Hunt
Vice Chair
Orange County
Sarah Johnson
Sarah Johnson
Associate
Sacramento
Joanne Kozberg
Joanne Kozberg
Partner
Los Angeles
Jim Lites
Jim Lites
Partner
Sacramento
Camden McEfee
Camden McEfee
Vice Chair of Business Affairs
San Francisco
Drew Meyersieck
Drew Meyersieck
Associate
Silicon Valley
Kristin Olsen
Kristin Olsen
Partner
Central Valley
Leslie Rodriguez
Leslie Rodriguez
Partner
Silicon Valley
Claire van Zuiden
Claire van Zuiden
Partner
Sacramento
Charles Watson
Charles Watson
Associate
Sacramento
Pete Weldy
Pete Weldy
Senior Associate
Los Angeles
Bob White
Bob White
Founder and Chairman
Sacramento
Carol Whiteside
Carol Whiteside
Partner
Central Valley
John Withers
John Withers
Partner
Orange County