December 2021 Commercialization Luncheon

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12/09/2021  – 12/09/2021
12:00 pm  – 1:00 pm  EST

Virtual and In-Person

VA Bio+Tech Park, East Leigh Street, Richmond, VA, USA

Contact Information:
Caron Trumbo

What should the Virginia life science industry expect as a result of the November elections? What opportunities exist for our companies under the Build Back Better Act?  How will potential federal and state laws and policies help (or hurt) the industry?

Please join our December Luncheon as expert panelists shed light on important policy updates relevant to our industry’s future. Join us and have your questions answered on Thursday, December 9th at noon, virtual or in-person, at the VA Bio+Tech Park (Founder’s Room).

This is also the Annual Meeting of Members* so we will begin at 11:30am with the speaker starting at noon
(*voting will occur at 11:55am)


Liz Powell is a founder and president of G2G Consulting. She has over two decades of experience from working on health, defense, high-tech and economic development issues in Congress and as an attorney and lobbyist. She started G2G in 2007 and manages government relationships and operations in our Washington, D.C. and Ohio offices.

Scott Johnson is founding principal of FirstChoice Consulting, LLC. He has been involved in the political arena since the mid-1980s, lobbying on a broad number of issues affecting businesses, hospitals, physicians, pharmacies and professional associations. Scott has earned the recognition and respect of legislators and state-wide office holders, who often seek his counsel when governing complex healthcare issues facing clients today.

Tyler Cox is the government relations manager for FirstChoice Consulting, providing lobbying and political action committee support to clients. She has over 25 years of experience and provides an energetic, dynamic style to the team and provides client updates and communications throughout the year.

Michael P. Reynold is a partner with McGuireWoods LLP and a senior vice-president with McGuireWoods Consulting. He helps clients develop strategies to address complex public policy challenges. He is a seasoned operative who understands how to integrate direct lobbying, grassroots campaigning, communications, and digital media to achieve results.

Food will be provided for all in person registrants. Please only register for in-person if you are sure you can attend since there is limited availability.