STAFF NEWS: Look Who’s Movin’ Up On The Hill This Week

Courtesy of Legistorm:

Shani Rosenstock and friend (screenshot from Facebook).

Shani Rosenstock joins the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee as a Professional Staff Member, working for the chairman, Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI). Shani earned her BA in political science and business administration (Magna Cum Laude) from American University in 2017.

Mia Mayberry (Screenshot from Facebook).

Mia Mayberry is now Outreach Director for Sen. Amy Kloubachar (D-MN), after serving on the Kloubachar presidential campaign and before that working for California Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris’ bid for the White House. Mia’s law degree is from Valparaiso University School of Law in 2014 and she was awarded a BS in criminal justice from Northeastern University in 2011.

Billie Gendell (Screenshot from Facebook).

Billie Gendel has returned to the Senate Budget Committee as a Senior Policy Adviser, working for Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-VT), after a long run with the Sanders presidential campaign.

Kimmy Hammond (Screenshot from Facebook).

Kimmy Hammond makes the big move from the Hill to President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign as Communications Executive Assistant, after serving as Rep. Ralph Norman’s (R-SC) Deputy Press Secretary and Executive Assistant. Kimmy’s BS in political science and government came in 2017 from Western Carolina University.

That’s Andrew Donnelly in the shades, with some famous guy from Delaware (Screenshot from Facebook).

Got a media question involving Delaware Democratic Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester? Andrew Donnelly is the staffer you need to see. If you’re a journalist covering the Hill, you may well already know Andrew, as he’s moving up to Communications Director from being Press Secretary. Andrew was awarded a BA in public policy analysis in 2015 from the University of Delaware.


Check out this five-part HillFaith series by Bret Bernhardt, former chief of staff for Senators Don Nickle (R-Okla.) and Jim DeMint (R-S.C.). Bernhardt has a wealth of experience, insider insight, how-tos and obscure terms (know what a “golden reference” is on the Hill?), plus lots of helpful links.

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Author: Mark Tapscott

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