John Chwat, ESA Director of Government Relations and president of The Chwat Group, Inc. in
Alexandria, Va., has announced the hiring of Katie Killoren as the firm's manager of government relations.
Killoren worked four years on Capitol
Hill before joining The Chwat Group, most recently serving as a Legislative Assistant for Rep. Walter
Jones (R-N.C.), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee. She also
has previous corporate experience with IBM. A graduate of North Carolina State University, she currently is pursuing her Master’s Degree in Public Administration at George Washington
The Chwat Group is a government relations and consulting firm serving a
variety of association, museum, foundation, corporate, and foreign clients dealing with federal and state legislative issues. Chwat is celebrating his 42nd
year of serving clients in the Washington, D.C. area.