Drew Cole Partner
As a seasoned DC veteran with over 13 years of lobbying, campaign and fundraising experience, Drew has represented some of the largest corporations, trade associations, and non-profits before Congress and the Administration. Drew has keen knowledge of Inside-the-Beltway politics and brings a strong network of Republican Hill and Administration relationships to Roberti Global.
Prior to joining Roberti Global, Drew was a Director at Quinn Gillespie where he spent 8 years leading lobbying efforts for the firm’s transportation, commerce, trade, and financial services clients. During his tenure, Drew worked on almost every major piece of legislation that moved through Congress. Prior to his role at Quinn Gillespie, Drew spent 5 years at DCI Group – a DC-based public affairs firm – where he led and assisted client teams ranging from Fortune 50 corporations, national trade associations, and not-for-profit entities providing appropriations and budget expertise.
In addition to his lobbying work, Drew has been an active fundraiser and campaign operative – managing campaign offices in Florida, Wisconsin, and Colorado. At the 2004 GOP Convention in New York City, and again at the 2016 GOP Convention in Cleveland, Drew participated in the Floor Whip and Communications team where he worked with the various State delegations ensuring convention parliamentary procedure was carried out.
Drew began his political career in the office of then Majority Whip, Senator Don Nickles (R-OK) and participating in the Senate Floor Page program.
A Beltway native, Drew attended Landon School in Bethesda and is a graduate of Trinity University (San Antonio, TX) with a B.A. in Political Science.
Drew lives with his wife, Bridget, and their son in Washington, DC.Download Bio