WASHINGTON, D.C.—Timothy Yehl has joined MWW Group as co-managing director and senior vice president of its Washington, D.C. office. Yehl will work alongside William Morley to lead MWW’s D.C. operations and will help oversee lobbying, public affairs and government relations initiatives for clients across the firm’s national network of offices.
Prior to joining MWW, Yehl served as chief of staff for Senator Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ), directing all aspects of legislative strategy, constituent services and press and media relations. During his career on the Hill, Yehl developed legislative strategies in the Senate before the commerce, science and transportation committee, the environment and public works committee, the homeland security and government affairs committee and the appropriations committee. In both the House and Senate, he worked on healthcare, telecommunications, environment and energy issues.
Before working for Senator Lautenberg, Yehl spent six years as chief of staff for Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ), a senior member of the House energy and commerce committee and current chair of the Subcommittee on Health. Previously, he served as staff assistant to Representative Bart Gordon (D-TN).