Alexis Bourassa joined FOCUS Government Affairs after graduating from UConn. During her time, Alexis has since been implementing, maintaining and managing internal and external communication efforts at the firm as well as establishing and maintaining a social media presence.
Alexis graduated from the University of Connecticut in 2019 where she achieved dual bachelor’s degrees in Communications and English, with a concentration in Public Relations. During her time at UConn, Alexis worked for the University of Connecticut Office of Athletic Communications where she worked closely with the press and media. Through her education and time at UConn, Alexis has extensive experience creating and delivering press releases, creating media relations content, corporate newsletters, social media content and creation, and speaking proposals which she has been able to leverage into the political environment. Her experience has assisted FOCUS Government Affairs by growing client relations as well as maintaining and establishing relationships with legislators. Working hand and hand with our clients, Alexis pinpoints and tracks bills of importance. Throughout bill tracking, Alexis also works with the clients to meet their legislative and lobbying needs such as helping clients participate in public hearings and assisting with the scheduling of meetings with legislators.
Additionally, Alexis remains active in the political campaign sphere including working on campaigns on both the state and municipal level.
University of Connecticut, BA, 2019