Christopher F. Giglio has been providing advocacy and information services to local governments in Washington for over 25 years. During that time, he has worked with a wide variety of federal agencies, congressional offices and committees, and local government organizations to promote the priorities of his clients. Federal matters in which Chris frequently performs services for his clients include transportation, community development, public safety, the environment and water resources, human services, disaster assistance, and job training.
Over his career, Chris has advocated successfully for federal grants, Community Project Funding (earmarks), regulatory relief, and important legislative policy directives for local governments, public transit agencies, water districts, and other public entities throughout the country.
Chris has been with CapitalEdge since its inception in 1995. Previous to that, he served as an Assistant City Representative at the National Center for Municipal Development, a non-profit advocacy organization formed by the U.S. Conference of Mayors and National League of Cities. In addition, Chris has worked on Capitol Hill on the staff of a former member of the U.S. House of Representatives, as well as the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.
Chris holds a B.A. in Political Science from Williams College in Massachusetts, is a Past President of the Williams College Society of Alumni, unofficially regarded as the oldest college alumni association in North America and is also a member of the Rhode Island Aquatics Hall of Fame.