T.J. Winer

Senior Associate

Prior to joining Lafayette Group, Mr. T.J. Winer worked on Capitol Hill for nine years, including serving as the Communications Director for two members of Congress. As a Communications Director, Mr. Winer was the chief spokesperson and media strategist during two competitive leadership races and helped shape legislative strategies on several key national issues.  Previously, Mr. Winer was a Senior Project Director at one of Washington's leading public relations firms, where he helped shape marketing strategies for many prominent companies.

As a member of the Lafayette Team, Mr. Winer works on a variety of public safety communications projects for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Emergency Communications (OEC). His responsibilities include the development and implementation of strategic communications plans and projects that promote OEC programs and activities.