Michael Best Strategies is pleased to announce that Jenette Morell will be joining the Government Relations team in the firm’s D.C. office. Morell previously served as Director of Government Relations for Vita Inclinata Technologies, an innovative technology company focused on the defense, aerospace, and construction industries. She joins Michael Best Strategies as a Principal focused on growing the footprint of Michael Best Strategies clients on Capitol Hill.
“Jenette’s diverse and comprehensive background specializing in innovative technology legislation and policy makes her an important addition to our Government Relations group,” said Rob Marchant, President and Partner of Michael Best Strategies. “We continue to bring in top-tier talent that provides our clients with the guidance they need to be successful in both the near and long-term future.”
Morell is well-versed in a wide range of federal, state, and international policy with experience working across local and national levels of government and in the legal industry. Additionally, in her previous role, Morell developed and executed bipartisan legislative strategy in emerging markets, focusing primarily on innovative technologies at both the federal and state level. At Michael Best Strategies, Morell will leverage her experience working with members of Congress, staff, and federal and state agencies to help businesses influence positive outcomes through the legislative process.
“I’m thrilled that Jenette will be joining our team in D.C.,” said Denise Bode, leader of Michael Best Strategies’ federal policy practice. “Her experience in working at various levels of government and in the private sector will be a huge asset to our growing clientele in the Beltway.”
Morell received her B.A. from Youngstown State University and her J.D. from the University of Akron School of Law.