Stimulating Economic Vitality
Scott Heidner, JD Executive Director
Scott joined Braden Heidner Lowe & Associates in 2001 and became a partner in 2015. Scott serves as executive director for several of our major association management clients and provides government affairs services to those associations and other Braden Heidner Lowe & Associates clients.
Scott received his Political Science and Law Degrees from the University of Kansas and in 2006 received the Distinguished Leadership Award from his Leadership Kansas Class.
Steve Kearney, Lead Lobbyist
Steve is an attorney and founder of Kearney and Associates, Inc. and Kearney Law Office, P.A which celebrated their 25th year in business in 2018. Kearney and Associates, Inc. is a full-service consulting firm representing clients in all aspects of governmental interactions, including but not limited to lobbying, procurement matters and administrative relations with state agencies. Kearney Law Office, P.A. provides representation before state agencies and boards for its clients and advises non-profit organizations regarding all aspects of the law affecting exempt organizations. He is a frequent contributor to various newsletters and magazines on government affairs and non-profit matters. Steve worked his way through college as a police officer in Topeka graduating from Washburn University with degrees in Criminal Justice and Anthropology, cum laude, with Departmental Honors in both areas. He earned his Juris Doctorate from Washburn University School of Law. Following graduation from law school, Steve served as a Special Agent with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Chief of Staff to the Kansas Senate Majority Leader, Corporate Counsel, and since 1990 as Government Affairs and Legal Counsel to various professional associations and corporations. 2019 is his 30th year under the dome.
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