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Valis Associates

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Valis Associates is a Washington DC Lobbying group with a heavily leaning GOP tilt. Their website says they are a "public policy consulting firm" offering "comprehensive government relations services", that focuses on "market-oriented solutions, deregulation, expanded trade, open markets, new business opportunities, and reduced government intrusion into the private sector". - [1]

Valis Associates' founder, Wayne Valis, worked in the Nixon, Ford and Reagan administrations, and twice worked for the American Enterprise Institute.

Valis Associates registered Lobbying Clients with the House of Representatives

as of May 15, 2005

People in Group

Wayne H. Valis - Founder

source: [2]

Bio

  • June 14, 1944 - Born, Somerville, New Jersey
  • 1966 - B.A., Rutgers University
  • 1966-69 - Eastern Director, Intercollegiate Studies Institute
  • 1969-72 - Editor, The Intercollegiate Review
  • 1972-73 - American Enterprise Institute, Assistant to the Director for Legislative Analysis
  • 1973-74 - Staff Assistant to the President(Nixon)
  • 1974-77 - White House Office of Public Liaison (Ford), Director of Research and Planning
  • 1976-Sept/Oct - President Ford's campaign committee
  • 1977-80 - American Enterprise Institute, Special assistant to the president
  • 1981-83 - Special Assistant to the President (Reagan) for Public Liaison
  • 1983- - President, Valis Associates

Associations

Richard T. Schulze

sources: [3], [4]

Bio

  • Born in Philadelphia, Pa., August 7, 1929
  • 1948-49 - University of Houston
  • 1951-53 - U.S. Army during the Korean conflict;
  • ????-?? - Villanova University
  • 1968 - Temple University
  • 1969-74 - Pennsylvania state house of representatives
  • 1975-93 - U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 5th District
  • 1993 - present - Valis Associates

Associations

Matt Keelen

Matt Keelan is considered a powerhouse GOP fundraiser.

Bio

  • Loyola College - BA Political Science
  • George Washington University - MA Political Management
  • 1994-97 - Hammond and Associates - Political Fundraisers
  • 1997-2005 - Keelen Communications
  • 2005-present - Valis Associates

See Also

Contact

  • Valis Associates
  • 1700 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW,
  • Suite 950 Washington, DC 20006
  • 202.393.5055
  • info AT valisassociates.com