Skip Joslin is a partner at HVJT consulting and he leads a skilled team of consultants in providing government relations and issue advocacy strategies for corporate and trade association clients who face policy or regulatory challenges at the federal, state and local level.
Skip has over 17 years of extensive managerial experience. He has guided some of the most high-profile legislative and regulatory public policy initiatives in the country involving lobbying and public affairs campaigns, grassroots/grasstops outreach, field operations, stakeholder outreach, coalition building, media relations, social and digital advocacy, and government relations. Skip specializes in overseeing a network of political consultants – one of the most sophisticated and deepest networks within the government affairs industry.
Prior to joining the firm, Skip was a Managing Director at DCI Group where he oversaw the nationwide Field Division of campaign consultants, lobbyists, public relations and political experts across the country. Skip coordinated Republican outreach for former Congressman Randy Tate at Voter.com and served as staff to U.S. Senator Phil Gramm in Washington, D.C.
He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee and an Executive Master’s in Leadership from the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University. An avid outdoorsman and hunter, Skip travels the country in search of big bucks and donates venison to those in need every winter. He lives in Alexandria, Virginia with his wife and Wheaten terrier.