Government Relations Director
Alexander & Cleaver
Hannah Garagiola has been a lobbyist at Alexander & Cleaver since 2008 and was promoted to government relations director in 2014.
She joined the firm following a five-year career working in the office of the Maryland State Senate president.
Garagiola says her greatest accomplishments has been working with her client, Equality Maryland, in 2011 on the successful adoption of legislation making Maryland the seventh state to legalize same-sex marriage.
Garagiola also is a mentor for women working in the Maryland General Assembly and a member of the boar of Box of Rain, Youth on the Bay. There she helps underprivileged children to sail, swim and enjoy the Chesapeake Bay.
“It’s great to see the kids’ self-confidence improve when they get out on the water,” she said.