Issue Experts

  • Jon  Bergner

    Jon Bergner

    Assistant Vice President – Public Policy and Federal Affairs

  • Vaun  Cleveland

    Vaun Cleveland

    Federal Affairs Director

  • Erin  Collins

    Erin Collins

    Vice President - State Affairs

  • Kristin  Eichhorn

    Kristin Eichhorn

    Director of Operations – Government Affairs

  • Jimi  Grande

    Jimi Grande

    Senior Vice President - Government Affairs

  • Andrew  Huff

    Andrew Huff

    Federal Affairs Director

  • Mark  Johnston

    Mark Johnston

    Regional Vice President - Midwest

  • Tom  Karol

    Tom Karol

    General Counsel - Federal

  • Andrew  Kirkner

    Andrew Kirkner

    Regional Vice President - Ohio Valley / Mid-Atlantic

  • Cate  Paolino

    Cate Paolino

    Director of Public Policy

  • Andrew  Pauley

    Andrew Pauley

    Government Affairs Counsel

  • Channing  Pejic

    Channing Pejic

    Political Affairs Manager

  • Andrew  Perkins

    Andrew Perkins

    Regional Vice President - Great Lakes

  • Holly  Pitt Young

    Holly Pitt Young

    Political Affairs Director

  • Christian  Rataj

    Christian Rataj

    Senior Regional Vice President – Western Region

  • Liz  Reynolds

    Liz Reynolds

    Regional Vice President - Southeast

  • Jonathan  Rodgers

    Jonathan Rodgers

    Director of Financial and Tax Policy

  • Michelle  Rogers

    Michelle Rogers

    Assistant Vice President - International & Regulatory Affairs

  • Jon  Schnautz

    Jon Schnautz

    Regional Vice President - Southwest

  • Chris  Stark

    Chris Stark

    Regional Vice President - Northeast

Holly Pitt Young

Holly Pitt Young
Political Affairs Director

Holly Pitt Young

Holly Pitt Young is NAMIC’s Political Affairs Director, responsible for NAMIC’s political and advocacy strategies among NAMIC’s membership, industry organizations and elected officials.

Holly has 17 years of experience working with over 125 corporations and trade associations to develop successful government affairs, political, advocacy and fundraising strategies.

Prior to joining NAMIC, Holly had her own consulting business, Pitt Young Strategies. She previously served as Associate Managing Partner for J.C. Watts Companies. Holly was also Senior Vice President at DDC Advocacy where she founded the political consulting division and grew the client base from two to more than 100 clients. She moved to Washington, D.C., from North Carolina where she began her career on Capitol Hill. She earned her B.A. from Campbell University and attended graduate school at Regent University.

Holly is an experienced government relations professional and has provided expert interviews and background information for Bloomberg TV, Fox News, National Journal, Bloomberg News, Politico, Washington Post, Washington Times, Roll Call, and The Hill. She has also conducted various radio interviews, and has been a featured speaker for the Public Affairs Council, the National Apartment Association, the National Corn Growers Association and the American Marketing Association.

Never one to shy away from a camera, Holly has appeared on Animal Planet’s reality show Hillbilly Handfishin’ and “I Want That” on the DIY Network. She lives with her three children in Fairfax, VA.