Mariana assists clients in achieving goals by developing action plans and executing outreach efforts to maximize engagement with Federal legislators, regulators, and the Council of the District of Columbia. She actively monitors policy developments and alerts clients of relevant information. She supports client agendas through research, tailored strategy sessions, and orchestration of annual Hill days. Mariana also provides bilingual (Spanish) assistance to the Pro Bono Committee with civil rights advocacy initiatives locally and at the U.S.-Mexico border.
*Mariana is not a member of the legal practice.
Mariana previously served in both the State and Capitol Hill offices for Senator Patty Murray (D-WA). In Washington state, she worked with the State Department of Health, Insurance Commissioner, Labor & Industries, Superintendent's office, Transportation, Social and Health Services, other institutions, and nonprofits. While in the DC office, she was the primary point of contact for constituents to help them understand the nuances of Congress, the Executive Branch, and the DC government.