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Long-standing relationships across state and local government, built on trust

Old Line Government Affairs was founded on the idea of presenting a true bipartisan approach, bringing together a team with diverse backgrounds, deep relationships across both sides of the aisle, and significant experience working closely with political leaders, legislators, administrators and liaisons.

Old Line is a subsidiary of Nemphos Braue, which was founded by George Nemphos and Old Line President Tim Braue.

Tim E. Braue is President of Old Line Government Affairs, a subsidiary of Nemphos Braue LLC, for which he is a Founding Member. Prior to forming NB Law and Old Line Government Affairs, Mr. Braue served in high-level positions in both the federal and Maryland state governments.

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Tim Braue

President

American Joe Miedusiewski served in the Maryland House of Delegates from 1975-1988 and in the State Senate from 1988-1995. His background as a legislator, business owner and lobbyist provides clients the depth and breadth of access and experience they expect.

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Joe Miedusiewski

Senior Government Affairs Director

Brett Lininger represents clients from various industries including insurance, energy, healthcare, and information technology companies. He previously led his own government affairs consulting firm and served on the transition team for Governor Larry Hogan.

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Brett Lininger

Managing Director

Sherry Dudley Nickerson is an experienced lobbyist and policy advisor with an extensive background advancing client interests and shaping policy positions while developing relationships with federal and state government officials.

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Sherry Dudley Nickerson

Government Affairs Director

Derrick Covington uses his background in legal research and political science to support both firm operations and client services.

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Derrick Covington

Government Affairs Specialist

Meredith Riley supports the team’s lobbying and government relations efforts. She previously served as a paralegal and law clerk for local firms in Maryland.

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Meredith Riley

Government Affairs Assistant

Candace Gill helps drive internal and external client development strategies for the firm. She also supports the firm’s client and community relations and brand enhancement initiatives for the Atlantic region.

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Candace Gill

Director of Business Development and Client Services

Jill Bondurant supports the company’s growth in multiple industries and drives promotion through content marketing, social media, public relations and events.

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Jill Bondurant

Director of Marketing and Communications

Testimonials

What our clients are saying

"Thank you - you represent a universe of suppliers as their voice where they may not otherwise have that. So to be able to meet with us and talk about issues is very valuable."

Bob Gleason
Chief Procurement Officer in Maryland
"American Joe has been a great teacher. Through his guidance, I have somehow learned to manage the [testifying] process. This experience presented a renewed understanding of our participatory democracy and elicited a passion to continue to be a voice, be it a very small one."

Daniel L. Bailey
AIA, Principal at Penza & Bailey Architects (PBA) and American Institute of Architects (AIA) of Maryland Baltimore Chapter Alternate Director
“The signing of HB 376 and SB 153 will help create an equitable playing field between municipal and other electric providers throughout the state. On behalf of the Town of Berlin, I would like to thank Brett Lininger and his team at Old Line Government Affairs.”

Mayor Zack Tyndall
Town of Berlin, Maryland

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