As 3C’s Vice President of Government Affairs, Rob Ellsworth has nearly 15 years of strategic legislative experience in international, federal, state and local politics. Most recently, Rob co-founded a Washington, DC-based political consulting firm representing multiple Fortune 500 companies, start-ups, trade associations, foreign governments, non-profits, and universities. Prior to his private sector work, he served directly with House and Senate leadership on Capitol Hill and worked with executive branch agencies and state government officials as a Chief of Staff and Legislative Director to Members of Congress in both political parties. Rob advised members of the Small Business, Financial Services, Transportation & Infrastructure, and Natural Resources committees, and in 2006, was appointed Project Manager of the transition of 52 Freshman US Congressmen. Rob has worked on 14 political campaigns for city, county, state and federal candidates. He is a graduate of Georgetown University.