Director of Governmental Affairs
As Director of Governmental Affairs at The PR Boutique, Matt Matthews creates and coordinates the entire legislative lobby/advocacy platforms for clients in advertising, business, education, energy, gaming, government purchasing, health care, insurance and publishing industries, including drafting legislation, writing testimony and lobbying legislators, staff and key policy influencers.
Matthews creates and manages grassroots and issue campaigns on behalf of clients to heighten public awareness of public policy positions and messages. From the creation of the message to delivery to the public and target audiences, Matthews utilizes all outlets and opportunities to promote our clients’ positions.
In addition, he monitors and tracks state and federal legislation on behalf of clients and communicates legislative and regulatory activities, results as well as recommends and implements strategies for passage or defeat of legislation and/or regulation.