Alex brings in-depth knowledge of specific industries to Husch Blackwell Strategies, specializing in natural resources, environment, and energy policy. He was previously a member of Senator Dan Sullivan’s (R-AK) staff where he oversaw the Senator’s work on the Environment and Public Works and Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committees. Alex authored S. 756, the Save our Seas (SOS) Act, which passed the Senate under his direction, and coordinated the Senator’s efforts on the Commerce Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries and Coast Guard.
Prior to his time in the Senate, Alex was a member of the government relations team at the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership (TRCP) where he directed advocacy campaigns, oversaw the organization’s House and Senate appropriations work, coordinated Capitol Hill engagement, and led multiple coalitions. Alex was integral to the organization’s work on public lands and marine fisheries policy, particularly as it related to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (MSA).
Alex brings with him a broad network in the environment and energy space and possesses a keen political mind. He earned a master’s in Applied Political Science from American University and a bachelor’s from High Point University.