Capitol Hill Fly-in: Issues to Discuss with Legislators and Their Staff

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11 am PT / 12 pm MT / 1 pm CT / 2 pm ET
*approximate length: 45 minutes to 1 hour

Presenters: Ted Thurn, IREM Director, Government Affairs and Andrew Lomo, Government Affairs Liaison

This free live webinar will provide an overview from IREM staff on the important issues you should talk about with your legislators and what actions you would like them to take.

Topics covered:

  • Background information on the issue
  • Congressional actions to date
  • IREM’s position
  • What Congressional action is needed

Ted Thurn Ted Thurn is IREM’s Director of Government Affairs. He has worked in the association field for the past 17 years. During his time in government affairs, Ted has led all aspects of federal and state legislative advocacy efforts and has served as a key advisor on emerging federal and state legislative agendas. At IREM, Ted is responsible for a number of government affairs initiatives and provides strategic support and recommendation of actions to executive leadership.  Ted holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Saint Xavier University and a Master’s degree in Public Service Management from DePaul University.

Andy Lomo Andy Lomo has been the Government Affairs Liaison at IREM since August of 2015. He’s a graduate of Northern Illinois University, and while studying there he spent two years interning and working for the National Consumer Reporting Association, specializing in Fair Housing and Disparate Impact. Upon graduation he worked in the Illinois 5th congressional district office prior to joining IREM.