Meghan Holihan is a Director, State and Local Issues, providing comprehensive legislative and political research and reports for clients and the Issue Management Team. Meghan recently became involved with the continuous development of our lobbyist network, making qualified contract lobbying referrals to clients and assisting them with advocacy efforts. Each year Meghan leads the firm's elections projects delivering in-depth blogs, podcasts, reports, and presentations throughout the cycle and all-night and day-after results coverage for clients. You can also catch her in the hallways at meetings of The Council of State Governments (CSG). Additionally, she supports Stateside's ever-growing Local Government Monitoring practice.
Meghan began working at Stateside in 2013 as a Projects Coordinator. Prior to joining the firm, she managed campaigns for City Council, the Virginia House of Delegates, and the Virginia State Senate. She served in the Virginia State Senate for two sessions in the Majority Leader’s Office. Meghan holds a Bachelors Degree in Political Science from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia.
In her spare time, she enjoys playing golf, cheering for the World Champion Nationals, and spending quality time with her cats.