Nick Vander Poel graduated from California State University, Fresno with a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture Economics after growing up in Northern Nevada. Nick began his professional career on Capitol Hill in 2003 interning for a Nevada Congressman he was next selected to work for a Nevada U.S. Senator. Nick returned to Nevada accepting a position in a Congressional district office. In 2007, Nick to serve in the office of the Governor working on legislative issues and community outreach. In 2011, Nick joined a national non-profit focused on grassroots and political education. In this capacity that Nick broadened his relationships well beyond Nevada and became a trusted advisor and resource to the organization. He joined Capitol Partners, LLC in 2015 utilizing his education and experience interacting with high-profile individuals in the political arena.
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Over the past 22 years, Mr. Krueger has developed relationships with legislators on both sides of the aisle, has worked effectively with administrations and regulatory agencies in Nevada. He has navigated numerous leadership changes in the Legislature and the Governor's office.
Mendy Elliott has an extensive career in Community, Corporate and Government Relations. She was most recently with the State of Nevada began when she was appointed by Governor Jim Gibbons to serve as Director of Business and Industry in 2007, a post she held until July 2008 when the Governor promoted her to the serve as his Deputy Chief of Staff.