JEFF BRABANT

NFIB Manager of Federal Government Relations

BIOGRAPHY

Jeff is a Manager of Federal Government Relations at NFIB, the nation’s leading small business advocacy organization.  Jeff handles a diverse portfolio for NFIB including; financial services, labor and the workforce, and regulatory reform.

Jeff joined NFIB in early 2018 with over 10 years of experience working on Capitol Hill.  Jeff started his career working for his home-town Congressman, Rodney P. Frelinghuysen, (R-NJ) as an intern and would later serve in a full-time capacity in multiple positions.  Jeff went on to work for former Rep. Jon Runyan (R-NJ) as a Legislative Assistant primarily handling the members work at the House Committee on Natural Resources as well as energy, environmental, and education policy.  After Rep. Runyan’s retirement Jeff joined the staff of Congressman Tom MacArthur (R-NJ) as Legislative Director.  Jeff’s portfolio included the Congressman’s work at the House Committee on Financial Services, labor, trade, judiciary, immigration, and defense.  During MacArthur’s first term Jeff managed the Congressman’s portfolio at the House Committee on Armed Services.

Jeff is a native of New Jersey and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Franklin and Marshall College (Lancaster, PA).

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