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AdvaMed Welcomes Jessica Lenard as Vice President for Government Affairs


Jon Dobson
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The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) today announced that Jessica Lenard has joined the association as its Vice President for Government Affairs.

“We’re excited to have Jessica bring her experience and expertise to our growing Government Affairs team at AdvaMed,” said Greg Crist, Chief Advocacy Officer and Head of External Affairs at AdvaMed. “Her range of work in Washington – from her work on Capitol Hill and in government agencies to her work in the trade association and political consulting communities – will bring a new strategic perspective to AdvaMed’s policy agenda.”

Lenard is the former Director of Federal Government Relations for the Tennessee Valley Authority, where she served as the organization’s liaison to the legislative and executive branches of government. Previously, Lenard held positions with LEVICK and Dow Lohnes Government Strategies, and with the offices of U.S. Senator Richard Durbin and U.S. Representative Frank Pallone Jr.