Alaina Dahlquist is a Legislative Assistant at Mehlman Castagnetti Rosen & Thomas. In this role, Alaina provides support to several of the firm’s Republican lobbyists. She coordinates and schedules client meetings, aides in executing fly-ins and other firm events, and monitors hearings and legislation on a wide-variety of issue areas.
Before joining Mehlman Castagnetti, Alaina was a Government Relations Assistant at the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB). In this role, she was responsible for supporting the House of Representatives team in their efforts to lobby for pro-small business legislation in areas such as health care, taxes, regulations, and labor.
Prior to her time at NFIB, Alaina interned at a variety of organizations in both Washington, D.C. and Boston, Massachusetts, including at a think-tank, two public affairs and government relations firms, and on Capitol Hill with her hometown Congressman, Tom Marino.