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Kristen Leonard serves as a contract lobbyist and principal for an Oregon based government relations firm. Kristen represents a broad spectrum of clients ranging from labor interests, environmental projects, human service providers and legal associations. She serves clients as an advocate, advisor and strategist in working with the legislature and state administrative agencies.

Prior experience includes working as a Government Relations Consultant for the Oregon Education Association, representing the interests of the union’s 42,000 school employees in the Oregon political process. Focusing her work on campaigns and elections, Leonard has had a key role in ballot measure campaigns, progressive coalition building, legislative campaigns, initiative reform legislation, coordinated campaigns and the advancement of technology in many aspects of Oregon politics. Kristen also served as a Legislative Assistant in the 1995 and 1997 Oregon legislative sessions and has managed campaigns from legislative to county commission.

Leonard is a graduate of University of Arizona, where she was an honors student receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications with an emphasis in Political Science and Economics.

Kristen resides in Portland with her husband and son.

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