117th Congress Retirees

Dozens of Members of Congress have announced that they will be leaving their seats at the end of the 117th Congress. See the full list of announced retirees at Elevate’s tracker.

Elevate Government Affairs Welcomes Two New Members to the Team

Elevate Government Affairs (LLC) is pleased to announce the hiring of two new individuals to add to its bipartisan, bicameral, and growing team.

Elevate welcomes Steve Schultz, who joins as Vice President, and Joe Sansone, who joins as a Communications Associate. Before coming to Elevate, Steve spent seven years on Capitol Hill, most recently having worked as Legislative Counsel for Representative Donald M. Payne, Jr. (D-NJ). In addition, Steve was Shared Staff with the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure under Chair Peter A. DeFazio (D-OR). Steve will be managing work for multiple clients across transportation, telecommunications, travel, and tourism priorities.

Joe joins Elevate after spending two years working as the Communications Director for Massachusetts State Senator Michael Moore where he gained valuable experience running media campaigns both in print and online. Joe will be working on producing daily client deliverables while also supporting the firm’s business development practice.

“We are very excited to welcome both Steve and Joe to our burgeoning team here at Elevate, “said Jeff Markey, Co-Founder and Principal. “They each bring unique and exciting backgrounds to our firm, both in federal and state government, and will provide crucial assistance as we carry out our mission of delivering clearly defined results to our clients.”