- March 12, 2020
- Posted by: LSN Partners
- Category: Government Affairs
LSN Partners, LLC, announces the promotion of Nicole Gomez to Director of Client Relations. Nicole has had a great impact on client services since joining the firm in 2018. Nicole continues to support the firm on a wide array of state and local matters, collaborates on projects and relationship building nationwide.
In her new role, Nicole will serve as the intermediary for national clients with the goal of fostering and strengthening client relationships on behalf of LSN. She will oversee the firm’s national network through LSN’s continued engagement at various national organizations, including but not limited to the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM), the National League of Cities (NLC), Democratic Municipal Officials (DMO), Republican Governors Association (RGA), the Democratic Governors Association (DGA), and several other state and local leagues and chambers.
“Nicole has been an integral part of the growth of our local and national business and she continues to exceed all expectations,” said Alexander P. Heckler, Co-Managing Partner.
Prior to joining LSN, Nicole served as the Chief of Staff to the Mayor and Commission for the City of North Miami Beach and led the Division of Public Affairs and Community Engagement. Nicole was responsible for the operation and budget of both divisions, including the coordination of policy and legislation, external affairs and communications. Nicole created, developed, and implemented the strategic municipal communications, all while securing hundreds of thousands of dollars in local sponsorships for citywide events. Under her supervision, she and her team were able to obtain more than $1 million in state appropriations from the Florida Legislature for a variety of local infrastructure projects.
Nicole also has experience with local and statewide campaigns. In 2014, she worked on Rick Scott’s gubernatorial campaign, where she served as Deputy Director for Palm Beach, Martin and St. Lucie counties.
Nicole graduated from the University of Central Florida, earning a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science. A Miami native, with fluency in Spanish, Nicole is an active community leader and volunteer for numerous organizations, including the United Way of Miami-Dade County Mayor’s Ball Committee, the Greater Miami Jewish Federation and the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces. In 2018, Nicole was appointed to serve on the Governing Board of the Children’s Trust in Miami-Dade County by then-Governor Scott.
“Nicole is resourceful and has excellent relationships in both the public and private sector,” said Marcelo Llorente, Co-Managing Partner. “She will help us continue to provide exceptional government relations and consulting services to our clients.”