Jessica A. Marventano joined Clear Channel Communications, Inc. as Senior Vice President for Government Affairs in April 2004 where she currently oversees the company’s lobbying activity before Congress, the Administration and the Federal Communications Commission.
Prior to working at Clear Channel, she served as Senior Director/Policy Counsel of Comcast Corporation. Before joining Comcast in July 2003, Jessica served as Majority Counsel for the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, where she was chief advisor to the Chairman on all broadcast, cable and satellite policy issues. She started her tenure on the hill as Legislative Counsel for Representative Cliff Stearns (R-FL). In between Hill positions, Jessica was an associate at the law firm of Verner, Liipfert, Bernhard, McPherson & Hand, Chartered where she focused on legislative and regulatory work on behalf of the firm’s telecom and media clients; including SBC, Verizon, The Walt Disney Company, Lockheed Martin, NBC, and Ameritech New Media.
Ms. Marventano was selected to be in Broadcasting & Cable’s Women in Media in 2002.
She currently serves on the Radio Board of the National Association of Broadcasters and Board of Directors of The Media Institute.
Ms. Marventano received a J.D. from Western New England College School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Stonehill College. She resides in Arlington, Virginia with her husband and their two children.