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.

Molly Akers


Molly joined Elevate in August 2022 and supports clients in the aviation, transportation, and commerce sectors with various priorities.

Prior to joining Elevate, Molly worked on several political campaigns, developing policy and social media initiatives on issues such as environmental sustainability and economic development.  Most recently, Molly was a Fellow at Monument Advocacy where she conducted research and created memoranda on legislative initiatives and supported their energy and environment practice.

Molly is originally from Olympia, Washington and holds a bachelor’s degree in Policy Studies from Syracuse University with a minor in Global Security.