Torrey Shearer, Federal Advisor
Torrey Shearer is the federal advisor to American Unity Fund, focusing primarily on American Unity’s advocacy before Congress and the White House. Named by the D.C. GOP as one of the Most Influential Republicans Under 35, he provides years of public affairs experience lobbying before the U.S. Congress and delivers a comprehensive understanding of the legislative process through analysis of complex and rapidly evolving policy issues. Prior to joining American Unity, he was a public affairs advisor in the Government Section at Holland & Knight and represented a broad portfolio of corporate, association and tribal government clients. Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Torrey became one of the first members of a team selected by T. Boone Pickens to organize and run a $50 million campaign to turn America’s attention to reducing dependence on foreign oil. Prior to joining the Pickens Plan, he served as a legislative assistant in the federal government affairs office of BNSF Railway Company. He is actively engaged in the national political process and has worked on numerous campaigns at the state and federal level.