Taylor Beis Joins Stateside Associates as Director of Energy Policy
ARLINGTON, VA – March 28, 2022 Stateside Associates is excited to announce that Taylor Beis is joining our firm in a consulting role as Director of Energy Policy.
“Taylor brings tremendous knowledge of the energy industry, its operations and emerging energy policy in the state legislatures and regulatory arenas,” said Mark Anderson, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Stateside Associates, “his experience managing multiple state advocacy efforts and strategizing about effective execution will add to our growing energy and consultative practices.”
With over 20 years of government affairs experience in the industry, Capitol Hill and political circles, Taylor recently served as Director of External Affairs at the Edison Electric Institute (EEI). In this capacity, he led political and legislative engagement and outreach at the local, state, and federal level on behalf of EEI and their member companies. Previously, he served as Director of Political Affairs with EEI, where he spearheaded the industry’s federal political action committee, political strategy, and federal political outreach initiatives. Taylor directed the industry’s political fundraising events and activities, national political convention and inauguration programs, as well as the charitable giving program for the association.
Taylor also founded TAB Consulting, after leaving EEI – a boutique consulting firm advising clients about their political, corporate, government and public affairs objectives, with a primary focus on electric power sector infrastructure and generation, clean energy technologies, and electric vehicles.
“Having managed the electricity industry’s strategic relationships with union partners and stakeholders, Taylor has a unique perspective and reach into the energy world – at all levels of government,” said Michael Behm, Co-Chief Executive Officer at Stateside Associates, “we are excited to have Taylor onboard."
Prior to EEI, he was an Associate from 2003-2012 with Fraioli & Associates, a consulting firm focused on political strategy and development for federal political campaigns, state political party committees, and leadership PACs. Taylor has advised and consulted for more than four dozen Members of Congress and Congressional candidates, by in supporting their election campaigns.
Additionally, Taylor has served in several leadership roles in both the state government and political affairs, as a member of the boards of the National Conference of State Legislatures, Foundation for State Legislatures, the National Association of Business Political Action Committees, and the National Democratic Club.
A native of Columbus, Ohio, he currently resides in the District of Columbia with his wife and two children.
Taylor can be reached at email@example.com
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Stateside Associates is the leader in state and local government affairs. Since 1988, Stateside has offered its clients a broad range of state and local advocacy support, personalized legislative, regulatory and local government monitoring services and access to a wealth of public and private sector relationships and lobbyist support across the 50 states, District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.
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