Ashley Fingarson joins alliantgroup to champion a more business friendly tax code
alliantgroup has announced the addition of Ashley Fingarson, former Manager of Legislative Affairs at the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB), to the firm’s Washington national office. In her new role as alliantgroup’s Director of Legislative Affairs, Fingarson will continue advocating for the rights of small and midsized businesses, ensuring that their voice is heard in Congress with respect to legislation and tax policy.
“I am thrilled to be joining such a first-class organization,” said Fingarson. “Since I began my career, supporting small businesses has always been my true passion. As the daughter of a small business owner, this issue has always had a personal connection for me and I am looking forward to continuing this work with alliantgroup.”
Fingarson has held a number of policy and advocacy roles during her career. As the Manager of Legislative Affairs for NFIB from 2012-2014, Fingarson served as the organization’s chief liaison to the U.S. Senate, working with congressional members on tax, budget, immigration, labor and other key policy issues. Prior to her tenure with NFIB, Fingarson was a legislative assistant for U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchinson and advised the senator on major budget and tax policy issues.
“”Ashley’s track record as an advocate for small and midsized businesses speaks for itself,” said Dean Zerbe, former Senior Counsel to the U.S. Senate Finance Committee and alliantgroup National Managing Director. “Ashley will be playing an important role in ensuring the concerns of small business owners are brought to Congress and I cannot wait to see her contributions to the future of our firm.”