“Job Tracker” is a roundup of the latest job changes in the lobbying world, from turns of the revolving door to moves between firms. Send information about new hires by e-mail to [email protected] or by fax to Influence at (202) 457-0718.

Name From To Notes
Kenneth Connolly Senate Environment and Public Works Committee ML Strategies Former staff director joins as a member of the government affairs division.
James Dennis Sen. Jeff Bingaman (D-N.M.) Capitol Tax Partners Former counsel joins firm as partner.
Marc Gerson House Committee on Ways & Means Miller & Chevalier Former tax counsel joins firm’s tax and government affairs department.
David Grimaldi Rep. Ed Towns (D-N.Y.) The Raben Group Former legislative counsel joins as senior counsel.
Fred Hatfield Commodity Futures Training Commission Patton Boggs Former commissioner joins lobby shop to specialize in hedge funds and financial services.
Mark Heller WilmerHale Goodwin Procter Former head of Food and Drug Administration department starts FDA practice.
Robert Leonard Clark Consulting Federal Policy Group Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld Former senior director joins as partner.
Tama Mattocks American Hospital Association Strategic Health Care Former senior lobbyist joins as senior vice president.
Dave McCurdy Electronic Industries Alliance National Association of Manufacturers Past president joins as president of the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers.
Kevin Schweers House Committee on Energy and Commerce Electronic Industries Alliance Former communications director joins as vice president of communications.
Raymond Shepherd III Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations Venable Former chief counsel and staff director joins as partner in firm’s government affairs division.
Regina Sullivan Air Transport Associations RSullivan & Associates Former vice president of government and congressional affairs opens government relations firm.
Howard Waltzman House Energy and Commerce Committee Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw Former chief counsel for the telecommunications and Internet subcommittee joins as partner.

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