Shelly Helder, Senior Governmental Affairs Consultant

Shelly Helder

Ms. Helder joined the firm in 2015 as a Public Policy Assistant and quickly rose to the role of Senior Governmental Affairs Consultant. She is a successful on the ground lobbyist and has experience working in a bi-partisan fashion to develop unique solutions, tailored to individual client needs. Ms. Helder focuses on the firm’s local government, transportation, and nonprofit clients.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Helder served as an Executive Assistant at Young and Associates Financial Advisors and as the Economic Development Assistant at the Lawton-Ft. Sill Chamber of Commerce. Most recently, Ms. Helder worked at State Farm Insurance Companies. She has experience dealing with state and local governments and agencies and brings a strong network of legislative connections to the firm.

Ms. Helder graduated cum laude from Westmont College with a Bachelor of Arts in Business/Economics and currently resides in DuPont, Washington.

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