About the TFG Team

Building on our team’s unmatched experience in promoting local governments and their partners, TFG provides clients the strategies and tools to shape national policy, obtain resources for revitalization and innovation, and get results in Washington D.C. We help our clients build stronger communities through securing federal funding through grants, federal financing tools, and project authorizations, advocating for regulatory and legislative policy changes, and strategic planning and consulting services. TFG is also proud to work with network of talented consultants and senior advisors who enable us to augment the services we provide our clients with their specialized areas of expertise.

Our Team

Rebecca Bliss

Rebecca Bliss

Associate
Gabrielle Bronstein

Gabrielle Bronstein

Senior Associate
Jennifer Chandler

Jennifer Chandler

Senior Advisor
Chris Cummins

Chris Cummins

Legislative and Policy Director
Lane Dickson

Lane Dickson

Principal
Lynna Doan

Lynna Doan

Controller
Tina Dykstra

Tina Dykstra

Executive Assistant
Val Gelnovatch

Val Gelnovatch

Senior Advisor
Sarah Hofman-Graham

Sarah Hofman-Graham

Grants Analyst
David Hoover

David Hoover

Principal
Jennifer Imo

Jennifer Imo

Managing Partner for Client Services
Zach Israel

Zach Israel

Principal and Manager of Legislative Affairs
Chris Kearney

Chris Kearney

Principal
Robert Mariner

Robert Mariner

Senior Advisor
James McConnell

James McConnell

Of Counsel
Mike Miller

Mike Miller

Partner
Stephanie Missert

Stephanie Missert

Principal and Manager of Policy and Regulatory Affairs
Kristi More

Kristi More

Managing Partner for Strategic Development
Lisa Phillips SPHR

Lisa Phillips SPHR

Director of Human Resources & Administration
Joe Raeder

Joe Raeder

Partner
Heidi Schott

Heidi Schott

Director of Grant Services
John Smith III

John Smith III

Office Manager/Executive Assistant
Earl Stockdale

Earl Stockdale

Of Counsel and Senior Advisor
Alexandra Yiannoutsos

Alexandra Yiannoutsos

Communications Director

US Congressional Calendar

28 June 2021

TFG 2021 Congressional Calendar

The Ferguson Group (TFG) compiled a 2021 Congressional Calendar with important House and Senate dates.

The Ferguson Group (TFG) compiled a 2021 Calendar with session and recess dates for the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate 117th Congressional session. The calendar also includes the titles of Members of Congress in Senate and House leadership for the 117th Congress. Read more to view and download the calendar. 

Latest TFG News

24 August 2021

TFG To Present on Water Infrastructure Funding Opportunities in American Water Works Association Workshop

Leading minds behind WIFIA legislation, TFG to share information on WIFIA and SRF with public utilities in workshop presentation.

The Ferguson Group (TFG) Principal and Manager of Policy and Regulatory Affairs, Stephanie Missert, will join the American Water Works Association (AWWA) tomorrow, Wednesday, August 25th at 1:25 – 2:25 P.M. ET to virtually present “How States Make SRF and WIFIA Work”.

Meet a Team Member

Sarah Hofman-Graham

Sarah Hofman-Graham

Grants Analyst

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