Jeremy R. Scott, MA

Government Relations Director Washington, D.C.
jeremy.scott dbr.com
Phone: (202) 230-5197
Fax: (202) 842-8465

About

Jeremy R. Scott has a broad range of government relations and lobbying experience in government, health care policy, and in representing and advancing legislative interests of nonprofit, advocacy and health organizations. He has particular skill and knowledge in strategic planning, working the federal appropriations and authorization processes, planning and executing Capitol Hill advocacy days, and developing grassroots and grasstops programs. He is a member of the firm’s District Policy Group.

Jeremy’s clients include nonprofit and patient advocacy organizations, health professional organizations and medical device companies. He provides these clients with strategic counsel on a variety of policy and advocacy issues, including advancing authorization legislation, securing federal appropriations support for programmatic funding increases, working with federal agencies on the implementation of legislation or proposed rules, conducting Capitol Hill advocacy and training events and implementing grassroots/grasstops campaigns.

Prior to joining the firm, Jeremy was the director of public policy for the national Tourette Syndrome Association (TSA), where he directed and managed the organization's Washington, D.C., office. Jeremy was responsible for advocating TSA's legislative agenda on Capitol Hill and before federal agencies. He also gathered grassroots support for legislative issues, including the inclusion of Tourette Syndrome as a disability in the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.

In addition, Jeremy worked as a legislative associate with Kinghorn & Associates, LLC, a government consulting firm in Washington, D.C., where he served as an advocate/client counselor on behalf of various defense contractors and trade associations. Before his position with Kinghorn & Associates, LLC, Jeremy worked as a legislative correspondent and staff assistant for Senator Mike DeWine (R-Ohio), focusing primarily on health issues related to managed care, Medicare, Medicaid and appropriations.

Recognitions

Harold Seidman Thesis Award, John Hopkins University Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences (2010)

Awards Methodology (www.drinkerbiddle.com/content/awards)

Credentials

Education

  • Johns Hopkins University, M.A., magna cum laude
  • Malone College, B.A.

Organizations

  • Street Sense Board of Directors
  • National Republican Club of Capitol Hill
  • American Public Health Association
  • Association of Rehabilitation Nurses
  • Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association