The Republican lobbying firm Fierce, Isakowitz & Blalock today announced that Danielle Simonetta Maurer will join the firm as Senior Vice President.

“Danielle is a great addition to our team,” said Mark Isakowitz, president of the firm. “Having spent the last several years in the House Republican Leadership Member Services operation, and most recently as Director of Member Services for the Speaker of the House, she will provide our team and our clients a unique and important perspective of the new Republican Majority.”

Danielle graduated from Washington and Lee University in 1998. She worked for the House Rules Committee, the Office of Management and Budget under President George W. Bush, and the House Majority Leader’s Office. She also worked in Federal Relations for TIAA CREF before returning to the hill to work in Member Services for the House Republican Leadership.

Danielle said, “I am thrilled and honored to be joining Fierce, Isakowitz & Blalock. This next step in my career allows me the ability to continue to be a part of the team that helped elect a Republican majority in the House as well as utilize my strategic and legislative background to help our clients navigate the maze that is Washington, DC. I am grateful to the Speaker for the opportunity to serve the people’s House and am looking forward to this exciting new chapter for me and my family.”

Name partner Kirk Blalock said “We are extremely lucky to attract another great talent like Danielle to our firm. I know our clients will be as impressed with her skills as we are.”

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