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Entered government service in competitive Presidential Management Intern Program, beginning in the Secretary’s Budget Office in the Departments of Agriculture and Housing and Urban Development. Served 24 years on House Committees on Appropriations and Budget, and on House and Senate Leadership Task Forces on Congressional Budget Process. For 21 years has provided informational, analytical, planning, representational, advocacy and business development services to private sector organizations in their dealings with the Federal marketplace, and budget process counsel to Federal agencies and foreign governments.

Agency Knowledge:
•    Department of Defense,
•    Department of Energy

Expertise:
•    Federal Budget, Tax and Appropriations Process
•    Congressional Legislative Process
•    Defense issues
•    Energy issues

Selected Positions:
•    President, Bruce Meredith, Inc.
•    Managing Partner, Van Fleet – Meredith Group
•    Staff House Defense Appropriations Subcommittee   
•    Director, Budget Priorities, House Budget Committee
•    Staff Assistant to the Chairman, House Committee on Appropriations

Education, Awards and Memberships:
•    Bachelor of Arts, Ohio State University
•    Bachelor of Science in Education, Ohio State University
•    One year graduate study in political science, Ohio State University
•    One year graduate study in economics, University of Maryland
•    Recognized by President Nixon for work on the Congressional Budget Act of 1974
•    Recognized by President Carter for work on the first Reconciliation Legislation
•    Distinguished Service Award, American Association of Budget and Program Analysis
•    Nominated for Speaker McCormack Award for Service to the U.S. House of Representatives
•    Selected by USAID program to assist Armenian Legislature improve budget process
•    Selected to Represent the College of Humanities on the Ohio State Alumni Advisory Council