Before joining Capalino+Company, Aileen Monahan worked for Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, LLP a law firm in Washington, DC. She provided policy and administrative support to the Government Relations Department by conducting research and monitoring various policy issues for energy, natural resources, and environmental clients. She also managed the scheduling process of client meetings with Congressional offices and Executive Branch officials.
Aileen’s career in government began in 2014 when she joined the staff of Congressman Bill Pascrell (D-NJ). She oversaw the Washington, DC scheduling operation for the Congressman and other senior staff. She served as a liaison for the Congressman with constituents, Members of Congress, representatives of interest groups, and members of the media. She also performed legislative research and drafted response letters to effectively communicate Representative Pascrell’s position on a variety of topics.
Aileen holds a B.A. in Communications, cum laude, from Fairfield University in Fairfield, CT.