Brian Lenihan

Director of Tax & Fiscal Affairs, Associated General Contractors of America

Brian is a government affairs professional with over 13 years of experience. Brian oversees the development and advocacy of the industry’s positions on tax and accounting issues, in consultation with AGC’s CFO and CPA membership. Previously, as a senior aide for a Ways & Means Committee member, Brian formulated and executed a legislative agenda focusing on tax and health issues. In previous positions, he represented a number of clients before Congress including top publically-traded companies, municipalities, defense contractors, development authorities, and non-profit organizations. Brian has worked on over 30 House and Senate campaigns since 2004. he has fundraised and implemented six-figure campaign budgets for get-out-the-vote ground operations in the perennial battleground state of Ohio. Brian is currently involved with over a dozen business coalitions focused on tax, health, pension and employer issues. Brian is also a frequent speaker and panelist for tax meetings and briefings in DC and around the country.