Andrew Kovalcin is public affairs professional in Washington, DC. Working at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, he brings a diverse set of skills and experience from managing coalitions, building third party relationships and designing and executing issue advocacy campaigns. Andrew has experience creating and managing national coalitions in the telecommunications, healthcare and intellectual property sectors as well as engaging third party voices, academics and industry leaders to educate key legislators on both state and federal legislation. Andrew has worked at the Republican National Committee and served as a staff member in the office of U.S. Representative Ginny Brown-Waite (R-FL) and most recently at DCI Group. Previously, he served as the Director of the North Carolina chapter of Protect Your Healthcare, a national healthcare coalition promoting consumer protections, and managed a North Carolina State House campaign. Andrew graduated from North Carolina State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with an interdisciplinary concentration in International Relations.