Former House Majority Leader
Richard “Dick” Gephardt
Dick is president and CEO of Gephardt Government Affairs. He provides strategic advice and hands-on lobbying for clients on issues before the House of Representatives, the Senate and the Executive Branch. Dick has brought successful resolution for clients on issues related to negotiations, crisis management and strategic communications. He represents a broad array of Fortune 100 clients and has served as a public spokesperson for clients on coalitions to bring about policy solutions to healthcare reform and climate change. He served in the United States House of Representatives from 1977 to 2005, representing Missouri’s 3rd Congressional District, home to his birthplace, St. Louis.