April 15, 2010
Ms. Kerry B. McKenney, former Chief of Staff to Representative Donald Payne (D-NJ) joins Monument Strategies as Vice President. Ms. McKenney recently retired from Capitol Hill after three decades of service.
Before joining the staff of Representative Payne, a senior member of the House Education and Labor Committee and Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, she served as Legislative Director for Representative Wayne Dowdy, a member of the powerful Energy and Commerce Committee. She also held the position of Press Secretary and served as the liaison to the House Veterans Affairs Committee. Prior to that, she served on the staff of Representative Dawson Mathis, a member of the House Agriculture Committee.
Ms. McKenney will assist with business development and will focus on a number of issues, including appropriations, health care, financial services and transportation.