Meet our Team
We are a small, hard-working firm based in Jefferson City, Missouri, and we have the experience and commitment to help you accomplish your mission. Established in 2014, we hit the ground running with our direct approach to helping our clients successfully navigate the detailed nuances of state government. Whether your issue is in the hands of the legislative or executive branch, we offer a full-range of government affairs and lobbying services.
Deirdre K. Hirner
Founder and Principal
Charles E. Giger, Ph.D.
Captain, US Navy (ret.)
Chuck is a proven leader and executive with a record of distinguished performance in leading, managing and operating large organizations.
He has demonstrated superior success in crisis management, strategic planning, coalition building, fiscal management, program analysis, and communication.
Importantly, Giger has a track record motivating personnel to excel under arduous conditions.
He is polished, loyal, reliable, resourceful, & results-oriented. He successfully transitioned his military skills to achieve success in business and government organizations through self-directed personal and professional growth and education.
DK is a senior-level executive with more than 20 years of achievement leading organizations to optimal performance, efficiency, and effectiveness.
She has a record of advancing organizational interests through legal & policy research and analysis, legal counsel, advocacy, and targeted communications.
Hirner has a history of engaging legislators, public officials, and both internal and external stakeholders in support of organizational goals. Her unique ability to balance an organization’s vision with bottom-line business decisions, enables a most successful pursuit of strategic initiatives.
She is a tested leader who can represent corporate, industry, governmental and nonprofit interests to diverse audiences.
Areas of Expertise
Public Administration; Organizational Management; Strategic Planning; Legal Counsel; Financial Planning & Analysis; Budget Management; Team Leadership; Policy Research & Analysis; Public Affairs; Government Relations; Advocacy
DK Hirner and Chuck Giger
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