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El Paso, Texas 79901
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ethics@epcounty.com

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Registered Lobbyists 2018

Lobbyists Name Title Firm Name Registered Date Expiration Date
Lee A. McCormick President Lone Star PACE June 6, 2018 December 31, 2018
Rozzane Andrea Chavez Associate B2G Advisors May 22, 2018 December 31, 2018
Yolanda Giner Attorney Gordon Davis Johnson Shane P.C. May 09, 2018 December 31, 2018
Paulina Lopez Director of Policy, Government Relations The Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce March 12, 2018 December 31, 2018
Irma Bocanegra Area Manager AT & T January 26, 2018 December 31, 2018
Mark Smith Founding Partner El Paso Lobby Group January 26, 2018 December 31, 2018
William V. Smith Jr. Government and Public Affairs Manager Andeavor January 22, 2018 December 31, 2018
Kevin Cardoza Vice President of Government Relations The Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce January 23, 2018 December 31, 2018
David M Jerome President and CEO The Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce January 23, 2018 December 31, 2018
Andrea Margaret Ramirez COO-Social Service Programs Project Amistad January 18, 2018 December 31, 2018
Richard E. Dayoub Principal Thunderbird Management Consulting, LLC January 4, 2018 December 31, 2018


Registered Lobbyists 2017
Lobbyists Name Title Firm Name Registered Date Expiration Date
Steve Ortega CEO Law Office of Steve Ortega November 1, 2017 December 31, 2017
Ed Leahy Director of Community Solutions Adapt Pharma, Inc. August 9, 2017 December 31, 2017
Guillermo R. Sotomayor Consultant Richard Aguilar May 11, 2017 December 31, 2017
Mark Smith Founding Partner MSPA February 9, 2017 December 31, 2017
Dionicio Flores President/Owner Flores Media Consulting February 2, 2017 December 31, 2017
Jose L. Lopez CEO Lopez Marketing Group January 4, 2017 December 31, 2017
Irma O. Bocanegra Area Manager AT&T January 19, 2017 December 31, 2017
Leo Aguirre Owner Target Texas January 24th, 2017 December 31st, 2017
John Roth Director of Client Services Correct Care Solutions January 24th, 2017 December 31st, 2017
Kevin Johnson Director of Business Development Correct Care Solutions January 24th, 2017 December 31st, 2017
Richard E. Dayoub President and CEO The Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce January 30th, 2017 December 31st, 2017


Registered Lobbyists 2016
Lobbyists Name Title Firm Name Registered Date Expiration Date
Richard Cowan Regional Director Coalition Against Biggert Trucks October 18, 2016, 2016 December 31st, 2016.
Irma O. Bocanegra Area Manager AT&T January 19th, 2016 December 31st, 2016.
Mark Smith Founding Partner Smith Public Affairs January 14th, 2016 December 31st, 2016.
Richard Dayoub President and CEO The Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce January 25th,2016 December 31st, 2016
Rosario Fernandez Chief operating Officer Transportation Project Amistad February 25, 2016 December 31st, 2016
Dalia De Los Santos HR Director Project Amistad February 25, 2016 December 31st, 2016
Andrea Ramirez COO - Social Services Project Amistad February 25, 2016 December 31, 2016
Dionicio Flores President & Owner HNTV-El Paso March 3, 2016 December 31, 2016
Michelle Vela Guardianship Program Manager Project Amistad March 8, 2016 December 31, 2016
Claudia Tarango Guardianship Program Manager Project Amistad March 8, 2016 December 31, 2016
Yolanda Giner Attorney Gordon David Johnson & Shane P.C. May 3, 2016 December 31, 2016
Jose L. Lopez CEO LMG Marketing Group May 11th, 2016 December 31st, 2016
Jackie Butler Vice President, Gov. Relations & Education Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce January 26, 2016 December 31, 2016
Hunter Stanco Financial Services Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, LLC July 27, 2016 December 31, 2016
Hector M. Montes Communications Director American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees 59 September 29, 2016 December 31, 2016
David Guzman Field Representative American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees Local 59 September 29, 2016 December 31, 2016


Registered Lobbyists 2015
Lobbyists Name Title Firm Name Registered Date Expiration Date
Shawn Spencer Southern Region Manager TASER International Inc. February 11, 2015 December 31, 2015
Peter Arthur “Art” Fierro Government Relations Life Ambulance February 19, 2015 December 31, 2015
Ricardo Armendariz Managing Partner Forma Group, LLC February 19, 2015 December 31, 2015
Richard Dayoub President and CEO The Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce March 18, 2015 December 31, 2015
Irma O. Bocanegra Regional Director-External Affairs AT&T March 24, 2015 December 31, 2015
Christopher B. Montoya Treasurer YISD Game Changers April 1, 2015 December 31, 2015
Stephen Ellsesser Director of Policy and Programs The Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce May 5, 2015 December 31, 2015.
Jacqueline Butler Vice President of Government Relations The Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce May 5, 2015 December 31, 2015.
Anne Billingsley Manager, Government Affairs ONEOK May 6, 2015 December 31, 2015
Charlie McNabb Attorney / Land Developer GeltMore / Aldea May 7, 2015 December 31, 2015
Raymundo "Ray" Mancera President Mancera Group May 28, 2015 December 31, 2015
Mark Smith Founding Partner Smith Public Affairs July 7, 2015 December 31, 2015
Vibert Letroy Skeete Founder, Convener & Chief Volunteer The George Washington and Abraham Lincoln Volunteer Club September 2, 2015 December 31, 2015
James Martin Grace Jr. Greenberg Traurig Shareholder September 2, 2015 December 31, 2015
David Franklin Jackson Jr. American Traffic Solutions Vice President of Business Development September 2, 2015 December 31, 2015


Registered Lobbyists 2014
Lobbyists Name Title Firm Name Registered Date Expiration Date
Smith, Mark A. Founding Partner Smith Public Affairs January 7, 2014 December 31, 2014
Stevens, Marybeth AVP-Ext. Affairs & Public Relations El Paso Electric January 3, 2014 December 31, 2014
Dayoub, Richard E. President & CEO The Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce February 12, 2014 December 31, 2014
McNabb, Charlie Attorney Gordon Davis Johnson & Shane, P.C. May 14, 2014 December 31, 2014
Viramontes, Fernando Area Manager TNT Fireworks June 5, 2014 December 31, 2014
Schaffner, Russell Sr. Public Policy Consultant Dean International, Inc. July 24, 2014 December 31, 2014
Yanez, Getsemani Political & Legislative Advocate American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME) July 24, 2014 December 31, 2014


Registered Lobbyists 2013
Lobbyists Name Title Firm Name Registered Date Expiration Date
Dayoub, Richard E. President & CEO The Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce April 11, 2013 December 31, 2013
Skinner, Charles Wesley President Skinner Industries February 27, 2013 December 31, 2013
Smith, Mark A. Founding Partner Smith Public Affairs January 14, 2013 December 31, 2013
Stevens, Marybeth AVP-Ext. Affairs & Public Relations El Paso Electric January 23, 2013 December 31, 2013
Armendariz, Ricardo Managing Partner Formagroup, LLC August 12, 2013 December 31, 2013
Fierro, Art Government Relations Life Ambulance June 6, 2013 December 31, 2013


Registered Lobbyists 2012
Lobbyists Name Title Firm Name Registered Date Expiration Date
Smith, Mark A. Founding Partner Smith Public Affairs January 13, 2012 December 31, 2012
Soto, Roy Vice President RLR Resources January 26, 2012 December 31, 2012
Skinner, Charles Wesley President Skinner Industries February 27, 2013 December 31, 2013
Dayoub, Richard E. President & CEO The Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce April 11, 2013 December 31, 2013


Registered Lobbyists 2011
Lobbyists Name Title Firm Name Registered Date Expiration Date
Smith, Mark A. Founding Partner Smith Public Affairs September 2, 2011 December 31, 2011
Wilson, Thomas President T. Wilson & Associates September 7, 2011 December 31, 2011
Aguilar, Carlos Owner, Consultant Aguilar & Associates September 19, 2011 December 31, 2011
Akers, Loretta S. Consultant Aguilar & Associates September 16, 2011 December 31, 2011
Roy Soto VP RLR Resources November 2, 2011 December 31, 2011
Charles Wesley Skinner President Skinner Industries November 10, 2011 December 31, 2011