WKU Political Science Graduate joins Nashville Law Firm
|Date: Monday, June 16th, 2014||Return|
Political Science graduate, Catie Lane Bailey (Class of 2007), is the new Senior Policy Advisor for Miller and Martin Law Firm in Nashville, TN. Catie provides analysis and strategic advice on navigating ways to most effectively approach public policy issues. Additionally, she focuses her practice within the Government Relations group, representing clients before the Tennessee General Assembly, local government and various state and local agencies on matters such as regulatory, tax, housing and utilities issues.
Prior to joining Miller & Martin, Bailey worked as the Director of Government Affairs for the Tennessee Apartment Association, was a Legislative Liaison for the Tennessee Department of Revenue and served as a Legislative Research Analyst for the Tennessee House Education Committee. The contacts she made in these positions are strong and diverse, and her lobbying skills are well respected.
Bailey has a solid foundation and working knowledge of the political system at the local, state and federal levels. While a student at WKU, she became involved in state government when she served as a legislative intern for the Tennessee State Senate. Prior to that internship, Bailey served as a Congressional Intern in U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander's Washington, D.C. office.
Catie Lane Bailey received her J.D. from Nashville School of Law in 2012. She graduated summa cum laude from Western Kentucky University with a B.A. in Political Science and Communication Studies and a Certificate in Political Communications.
Dr. Saundra Ardrey was selected for a 2017-2018 Fulbright U.S. Scholar grant to South Africa from July 2017 to June 2018.
Ashleigh Cleary, an IA major, and Dr. Rich co-authored an article in the Taiwan Sentinel on same-sex marriage legislation and public opinion in Taiwan. https://sentinel.tw/attitudes-gay-taiwan/
Stella Treumann, an international affairs major from Germany, and Dr. Timothy Rich co-authored an article on Taiwanese perceptions of Syrian refugees. Treumann conducted an experimental web survey... https://sentinel.tw/taiwan-syria-refugees/
Rich received the University Research/Creativity Award at the 2016 Presentation of Faculty Awards for his scholarly contributions to East Asian politics.
Political Science Student, Barrett Greenwell, presented his thesis research at the Pi Sigma Alpha Conference.
Alexandria Knipp, a WKU student from Olive Hill, has been awarded a prestigious U.S. Foreign Service Internship from the U.S. Department of State.
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