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Government Advocacy. Media Relations. Business Consulting



Matthew Cox is the founder and President of Capitol Partners. Matt has more than 25 years of experience as a lobbyist, attorney, political operative, and public relations consultant. His government experience includes service with the Read More

Eric Weldele is a partner of Capitol Partners. Eric brings more than 20 years serving as a lobbyist, strategic consultant and attorney.  Eric has experience working in both public and private sectors, and working with all sizes of Read More

Rebecca Simon has a decade of experience successfully lobbying for clients on a broad range of issues such as energy, health and human services, transportation and economic development. She worked with the Pew Charitable Trusts to pass Read More

Dora Pruce brings more than 20 years of diverse public and private sector experience to Capitol Partners. Dora’s effective and impactful client strategy approach is informed by her background in state and federal government in Read More

Rob Frost has more than two decades in public service, in private law practice and as a business owner himself, Rob Frost has gained valuable experience in a wide range of legal issues, particularly in the areas of governmental law and Read More

Jason Copsey joined Capitol Partners in December 2022 as Director of Communications and Media Strategy. Copsey is an experienced communications strategist with expertise in media relations, public relations, crisis communications Read More

Rachel Schubert joined the Capitol Partners team in August 2022, serving as the firm’s Manager of Government Relations.

Rachel began her career as a 2021 Ohio Legislative Service Commission Fellow placed in the Read More



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