Episode 07: Lobbying for Tech and Startups with Rachel Wolbers

Tech Policy Grind

Joining us this week is Rachel Wolbers – and Pinal and Emory pick her brain about what it’s like to be in the lobbying world, how you can get in touch with your elected officials, and advice for anyone getting started in the patent field without a science background. If you like what you hear, let us know on twitter, and if you can, please head over to iTunes and leave a review! It really helps.

This week Tech Policy Grind is on the scenes at State of the Net, in D.C.! Stay tuned for interviews with panelists and on-the-floor streams of the biggest internet policy conference in the country!

 

 

Joining us today:

Rachel Wolbers the Policy Director at Engine. Previously, Rachel worked as a Legislative Director at TwinLogic Strategies, a bi-partisan, all female, tech-lobbying shop. Her issue areas include patents, copyright, telecom and technology policy. Before joining TwinLogic Strategies, Rachel worked for Congressman Blake Farenthold (TX-27). Rachel received her J.D. from Case Western Reserve University School of Law and her undergraduate degree from The George Washington University.