Steve Gordon Continues Expanding Total Spectrum

(WASHINGTON, DC) Steve Gordon, Managing Partner of Total Spectrum/Steve
Gordon and Associates, is pleased to announce that Terry Thames and Ann Warner
have joined this rapidly expanding political and public affairs firm.
Ann Warner brings almost 30 years of experience managing public issues
concerning defense, energy, environment, transportation and water, and vast
political knowledge, to her state, municipal, and private-sector clients. She recently
was Vice President of Government Affairs for ARCADIS US, where she created and
managed their initial federal affairs and political agenda. Ann served as the chief
Congressional and Administration liaison supporting current operations and
business development activities in the United States for this international
engineering company. Ann previously served Bechtel Infrastructure Corp. as its
Vice President and Manager of Government Programs, where she helped secure
federal funding and advanced both public-private partnerships and innovative
financing approaches.
Ann has also held similar high level positions with the Airports Council
International of North America, The International Bridge, Tunnel, and Turnpike
Association, and the Air Conditioning Contractors.
Terry Thames has over 25 years of issue management and strategic communications
experience – in and outside of government. She served Trent Lott for over 10 years,
first as a Professional Staff Member for the House Rules Committee, then by
staffing Senator Lott on the Energy and Natural Resources Committee and being
his Legislative Assistant handling appropriations, healthcare, labor, and education
issues. Terry later served Senate Majority Leader Lott as his Special Assistant
managing business outreach and public engagement.
She was appointed Director of Congressional and Public Affairs at the U.S.
Chamber of Commerce in 2000, and later served America’s Health Insurance Plans
(AHIP) as Managing Editor of ‘COVERAGE’ – the industry magazine for their
1,300 member companies. Terry returned to issue advocacy in 2005 by becoming
the Senior Legislative Associate for Public Policy and Government Affairs at the
Jewish Federations of North America, and most recently advocated as Associate
Director for Government Affairs at the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.
Total Spectrum. Our principals, staff, and partner companies are legislative experts
and campaign strategists who use their skills, experience, and relationships to
create and execute results-oriented issue and political programs, develop public
policy strategies, provide advocacy and communication services — and have
achieved success after success.
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— Posted on July 18, 2013 at 7:32 pm by