Wheat Government Relations provides the experience, expertise, and services your organization needs to meet its federal legislative goals. Clients see the return in their investment when government recognizes the importance of their concerns and acts accordingly.
We maintain an open system of communication and reporting to ensure that our clients are informed about our progress in achieving their goals. By providing clear and straightforward information we have gained the confidence of policy of policy makers, allowing our team to reach the right person at the right time with the right information.
Since 1998, we have helped our clients be heard, understood, and succeed in getting results in Washington. Results have included appropriations increases, earmarks funding new projects, new legislation, amendments to current law, “report language” in appropriations bills, and regulatory changes.
The President of our firm, Congressman Alan Wheat, was a Member of Congress on the powerful House Rules Committee for twelve years and in the Missouri General Assembly for six years. After leaving Congress he was a Vice President at SmithKline Beecham (now GlaxoSmithKline) then headed the Washington office of the international relief and development organization CARE, as the Senior Vice President of Government Affairs. In 1996 he was asked by President Clinton and served as Deputy Campaign Manager for the Clinton-Gore campaign.
Julie Shroyer is Senior Vice President at Wheat Government Relations. She has seventeen years of federal policy experience including service on Capitol Hill as committee staff and in senior positions with non-profit organizations and the private sector. During her five-year tenure at Wheat Government Relations she has used her expertise to help our diverse client base advance their policy goals. She provides our clients with a policy-related substance that is critical to key decision makers on the Hill and in the agencies.
Our team of professionals is experienced at developing bipartisan relationships in Washington that get results for our clients. We bring a personal commitment to our work that is rare in any field and we measure our success in client satisfaction. When we are a part of your team you will know that your representatives are completely dedicated to achieving your goals.
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