Michael Best Strategies is pleased to share that Lucia Alonzo, a principal based in the D.C. office, has been elected president of the Hispanic Lobbyists Association (HLA) for 2023-2024.

With more than a decade of experience serving clients on Capitol Hill, Alonzo focuses on developing and executing policy strategies to help her clients achieve their business objectives. She regularly advises on appropriations and the federal budget, homeland security, defense, transportation, tax, immigration, workforce, education, healthcare, and economic development.

The HLA is a non-profit, non-partisan trade association dedicated to advancing Hispanic representation in Washington’s advocacy industry. Alonzo has been actively involved in the organization, previously serving as vice president (2021-2022), communications director (2019-2022) and chairing the HLA’s 2021 and 2022 Avanza Awards.

Michael Best Strategies (Strategies) helps companies accelerate their success through a combination of strategic business consulting, lobbying, government relations, public affairs, and communications. The firm has thrived by providing a diverse team of professionals with the experience, skills, and relationships necessary to help each client achieve their goals more quickly and fully.
Bio Link Lucia is an experienced government relations professional with more than 10 years of experience effectively advocating for her clients on Capitol Hill. She helps clients develop and execute short- and long-term policy strategies to achieve their business objectives. Expertise: Government Relations, Public Policy, Legislative Process, Community Outreach, and Research