Trott announces Washington office staff

U.S. Representative Dave Trott (MI-11) announced his Washington Congressional Office staff this week.

"We have assembled an excellent team that will be critical in helping me serve the citizens of Michigan's Eleventh District. From constituent requests to policy information to Washington, DC tours, our Washington staff will work every day to provide the kind of top-notch service residents of the Eleventh District deserve. We are eager and ready to serve," said Trott, a lifelong resident of Oakland County.

The newly named staff members include:

- Jenny Gorski will serve as chief of staff. Jenny started on Capitol Hill in 2001 and most recently served as chief of staff to Congressman Doc Hastings (WA-04). She has also worked for the House Rules Committee.

- Anna Leieritz will serve as legislative director for Trott. She has been on and off Capitol Hill since 2005, and has worked for a U.S. Senator, a U.S. Congressman, and a Congressional Committee. Prior to joining Trott's, Leieritz was with the National Republican Congressional Committee.

- Kyle Bonini will serve as communications director. Bonini comes to Trott's office having previously been a senior staff member for U.S. Rep. Dan Benishek (MI-01) from 2011 to 2014. He is a Michigan native from Houghton County in the Upper Peninsula.

- Mena Hanna will serve as legislative assistant. Prior to joining Trott's office, Hanna was an intern for a faith based NGO in Washington, an intern in Snyder's Legislative Affairs office in Lansing, and has recently completed his degree at Wayne State University. He spent his adolescence in Michigan's Eleventh District.

- Bridget Sobek will serve as legislative assistant. Sobek is originally from Saginaw, received her bachelor's degree from Saginaw Valley State University and her J.D. from the Michigan State University College of Law. Sobek has worked for the Michigan House of Representatives, as a summer associate in New York City, and most recently as a Policy Advisor with the Michigan Senate Majority Policy Office.

- Lindsey Pavlov will serve as staff assistant for Trott in his Washington, DC office. Pavlov is a Michigan native from St. Clair. Prior to coming to Washington, Pavlov served on Trott's campaign as deputy finance director.

Trott's Washington office is located in the Longworth House Office Building, office 1722. Constituents interested in visiting the Washington office or sharing their thoughts and opinions with Trott are encouraged to call the office at 202-225-8171.

Published: Thu, Jan 08, 2015