Office of Advocacy Staff

Our staff, listed below, advances the views, concerns, and interests of small business before Congress, the White House, federal agencies, federal courts, and state policy makers. Economic research, policy analyses, and small business outreach help identify issues of concern. Regional Advocates and an office in Washington, DC, support the Chief Counsel's efforts.

Office of the Chief Counsel

Staff Specialty Telephone
Major L. Clark, III Acting Chief Counsel 202-205-6533
Vacant Confidential Assistant 202-205-6533
Vacant Deputy Chief Counsel/Senior Advisor  202-205-6533
Vacant Congressional & Legislative Affairs Manager 202-205-6533


Office of Economic Research

Staff Specialty Telephone
Vacant Chief Economist and Director of Economic Research 202-205-6972
Patrick Delehanty Acting Director of Economic Research/Regulatory Economist 202-205-7123
Oliver Sherouse Regulatory Economist 202-205-7755
Elisabeth Newcomb Regulatory Economist 202-205-6537
Richard Schwinn Research Economist 202-205-6958
Victoria Williams Research Economist 202-205-6191
Daniel Wilmoth Research Economist 202-205-6878
Brian Headd Research Economist 202-205-6953
Nora Esposito  Economic Research Fellow  202-205-6973


Office of Information

Staff Specialty Telephone
Jason Dore Director of Information/Assistant Chief Counsel for External Affairs 202-205-6934
Sarah Coleman Graphic Designer/Data Visualization Specialist  202-205-6835
Rebecca Krafft Senior Editor 202-205-6224
Katie Prendergast Editorial Assistant  202-205-6945
Emily Theroux Public Affairs Liaison 202-205-6936
Emily Williams Outreach & Events Manager 202-205-6949


Office of Interagency Affairs (Regulatory Staff)

Staff Specialty Telephone
Charles Maresca Director of Interagency Affairs 202-205-6978
Claudia Rodgers Senior Counsel 202-205-6804
Jamie Belcore Saloom Intellectual Property and Telecommunications 202-205-6890
Kevin Bromberg Environment 202-205-6964
Major L. Clark, III Procurement & Small Business 202-205-7150
Rachelle Pointdujour Law Clerk 202-205-7019
Bruce Lundegren Safety, Transportation, and Security 202-205-6144
Linwood Rayford Food, Drug and Health 202-401-6880
Janis Reyes Labor and Immigration 202-619-0312
Zvi Rosen International Intellectual Property 202-205-6948
David Rostker Environment 202-205-6966
Prianka Sharma Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Energy 202-205-6938
Jennifer Smith Banking and Economic Regulation 202-205-6943
Joe Sobota Veteran Issues 202-205-6952
Rosalyn Steward International Regulatory Cooperation and Education 202-205-7013
Tayyaba Waqar Environment 202-205-6790


Office of Regional Affairs


Staff Covered States Telephone
Nicholas Ivory Director of Regional Affairs 202-205-6343
Vacant  Region 1: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont 617-565-8418
Christine Myers Region 2: New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands 212-264-7752
Elmo Rinaldi Region 3: Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia 610-382-3093
Bruce LeVell Region 4: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee 404-331-3081
Les Davies Region 5: Illinios, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin 614-469-6860
Rhett Davis Region 6: Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas 504-202-6946
Adrienne Foster Region 7: Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska 816-426-4843
Vacant Region 8: Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, Wyoming 303-844-0503
Marina DeWit Region 9: Arizona, California, Guam, Hawaii, Nevada 602-745-7231
Apollo Fuhriman Region 10: Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington 206-553-0390
Joe Knilans National Advocate for Rural Affairs  608-441-5264
Tom Rossomando National Advocate for Manufacturing and Technology 610-382-3093


Administrative Support Branch


Staff Specialty Telephone
Luckie Wren Director of Administrative Support Branch 202-205-6533
Natalyn Tart Administrative Officer 202-205-6533
Akira Loring Program Assistant 202-205-6533
Shawn Fouladi Program Assistant  202-205-6947
Max Moncure Program Assistant 202-205-6949
Kena Morgan-Nicholson Program Assistant 202-205-6768
Traci Wood  Administrative Specialist 202-205-9972