Sheridan Hohman & Associates guides our clients through the political landscape in Albany and across the 62 counties of New York State. We develop and implement customized, creative and effective strategies to solve problems and create opportunities.
As a bipartisan government relations firm, our team understands how to communicate with policymakers. Our exceptional team of professionals fully engage across all areas of government, building momentum that cuts through the clutter and chatter to achieve our clients’ goals and protect their interests.
Our team readily adapts to an ever-changing landscape, regardless of the existing political environment, budgetary conditions or politics of the day. We know how government works; who makes it work; and how to make it work effectively for our clients. We are strategic advisors and advocates who educate and empower state decision makers with the facts, insights and strategies to make well-informed decisions that advance and protect our clients’ business and institutional development goals.
Tim Sheridan has been actively involved in legislative and governmental affairs for over thirty years. As a lobbyist, Mr. Sheridan has serviced clients in nearly every sector of the economy, developing and executing strategies on a diverse range of issues such as labor, technology, telecommunications, energy, gaming, health care, and tourism, among others. With 30 years of experience, he has extensive knowledge of the legislative process and what it means to New York State clients.
Prior to opening Sheridan Hohman & Associates, Mr. Sheridan held several key positions in state government and private industry including Program Research Analyst for the Office of the Assembly Speaker; Assistant Vice President for Government Affairs for the NYS Urban Development Corporation; Director of Governmental Affairs for Governor Mario M. Cuomo; Director of Government & Member Services for the NYS Business Council; and, Director of Scheduling for Governor Hugh L. Carey. Tim is a graduate of Niagara University.
Katie Hohman has been involved in government affairs for nearly a decade. Katie was previously the Legislative Director of the New York State Association of Counties and has also worked as a Legislative Representative at Capitol Group, LLC in Albany. Katie has extensive professional experience with bill drafting, bill introductions, legislative amendments, proposed regulations, analyzing relevant media and political developments, as well as association work.
Katie has extensive knowledge of local government issues including economic development, public safety, public health, mental health, environment, energy, transportation, and public works. Katie served as a county government liaison to the Sheriffs, Judges, Jail Administrators, County Executives, Boards of Supervisors, Clerks of the Court, Towns, and Industrial Authorities.
Katie graduated from Siena College in 2009 with a BA in Political Science. In May of 2013, she received a dual masters in history and political science at the College of St. Rose.