Joe Russo joins AAM as senior director of federal government affairs

Russo will help develop the organization's strategy and implement initiatives of the government affairs department.
Sandra Levy
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The Association for Accessible Medicines is welcoming a new executive.

Joe Russo is joining the organization as senior director of federal government affairs.

In this role, Russo will help develop the association’s strategy and implement the initiatives of AAM’s government affairs department. He is responsible for managing a range of government relations initiatives and projects to promote federal policy goals and objectives. 

“Russo has a solid record of coalition building,” said Katherine Raab, vice president, federal affairs. “We are excited to have the opportunity to expand our reach.”

Before joining AAM, Russo served in the White House, most recently as special assistant to the President and deputy director of the Office of Public Liaison. Previously, he was coalitions director of the House Judiciary Committee and served on the legislative staff of Representative Bob Goodlatte, R-Va.