Amy Shank joined PCCA in July 2014 as director of government relations. Previously, she served as vice president of Capitol Hill Consulting Group (CHCG), where she advised pharmacy, pharmaceutical and university clients on federal legislative priorities. Amy has more than 10 years of experience in the United States Senate, having worked for two Senate Committees and the Whip operation.
She was previously employed by the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee as the director of Oversight and Investigations. In this capacity, Amy was responsible for conducting administrative oversight of federal agencies and programs related to health, education/training, labor and pensions for the Ranking Member, Senator Mike Enzi (R-WY). She has also served as a senior policy advisor to the Senate HELP Committee, worked on budget and appropriations-related legislation served as a senior analyst for the Chairman of the Senate Budget Committee, former Senator Don Nickles (R-OK), from January 2003 until December 2004., and as a policy advisor for Senator Nickles’ Republican Whip Office. Before working on Capitol Hill, Amy worked for several Washington, D.C.-based trade associations, including the Associated Builders and Contractors, the National Club Association and National Small Business United. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in political science from Roanoke College, in Salem, Virginia.