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 Email Telephone
Major L. Clark, III Acting Chief Counsel 202-205-6533
Max Moncure Acting Confidential Assistant 202-205-6564
Vacant Deputy Chief Counsel
Vacant Congressional & Legislative Affairs Manager


Office of Economic Research

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


Office of Information

Staff Specialty Email Telephone
Jason Doré 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 Email Telephone
Charles Maresca Director of Interagency Affairs 202-205-6978
Claudia Rodgers Senior Counsel, Regulatory Reform 202-205-6804
Jamie Belcore Saloom Intellectual Property and Telecommunications 202-205-6890
Kevin Bromberg Environment, Water 202-205-6964
Major L. Clark, III Procurement and Small Business 202-205-7150
Rachelle Pointdujour Law Clerk 202-205-7019
Charles Jeane Tax, Securities and Pensions 202-205-7168
Bruce Lundegren Safety, Transportation, and Security 202-205-6144
Linwood Rayford Food, Drugs and Health 202-401-6880
Janis Reyes Labor and Immigration 202-619-0312
Zvi Rosen Intellectual Property 202-205-6948
David Rostker Environment, Air 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 Trade and Education 202-205-7013
Tayyaba Waqar Environment, Chemicals 202-205-6790


Office of Regional Affairs

Staff Region Email Telephone
Nicholas Ivory Director of Regional Affairs 202-205-6343
Vacant Region 1 (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT)
Christine Myers Region 2 (NJ, NY, PR, VI) 212-264-7752
Elmo Rinaldi Region 3 (DE, PA, MD, VA, WV, DC) 610-382-3093
Bruce LeVell Region 4 (AL, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC, SC, TN) 404-331-3081
Les Davies Region 5 (IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI) 614-469-6860
Rhett Davis Region 6 (AR, LA, NM, TX, OK) 504-202-6946
Adrienne Foster Region 7 (IA, KS, MO, NE) 816-426-4843
Vacant Region 8 (CO, MT, ND, SD, UT, WY)
Marina DeWit Region 9 (AZ, CA, HI, NV, AS, GU, MP) 602-745-7231
Apollo Fuhriman Region 10 (AK, ID, OR, WA) 206-553-0390
Joe Knilans Rural Affairs Advocate 608-441-5264
Tom Rossomando Manufacturing and Technology Advocate 610-382-3093


Administrative Support Branch

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