Commonwealth Strategic Partners (CSP) offers expert advice and support to successfully achieve its client’s goals on Capitol Hill and the White House. The policy areas of expertise and proven success include:

  • Appropriations
  • Budget
  • Cybersecurity
  • Defense
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Financial Services
  • Homeland Security
  • International Relations
  • Transportation

    With 37 years of combined experience in Washington, D.C. - and more than 20 years working in senior level positions in the legislative branch on Capitol Hill - CSP is recognized for its rare and valuable bipartisan ties across party lines with policymakers and staff in the U.S. House of Representatives, the U.S. Senate, and the Administration. CSP is able to effectively represent its clients on a host of issues strategically engaging all stakeholders throughout the legislative process.

CSP works with each client to design and implement strategic communications plans, including policy development and evaluation, to impact and influence the decisions of legislators. Our professional experience, thorough comprehension, and strategic approach to navigating the halls of Congress and federal agencies provide a winning service to each client in achieving their goals and bringing about change.

CSP works with its clients to develop and implement a strategy of political engagement by identifying like-minded legislators and congressional candidates.

CSP is continuously monitoring for opportunities, whether in government contracting or business-to-business, for its clients to increase market share and overall revenue.

CSP is a firm built on honesty, integrity, and passion. George McElwee is a commissioned officer in the United States Navy Reserve and was elected to serve as National Junior Vice President, Naval Services for the Reserve Officers Association, as well as past President of the House Chiefs of Staff Association as elected by his peers. Keith Pemrick is an adjunct professor of public policy at American University in Washington, DC; additionally he is a recipient of the Patrick Henry Award from the National Guard Association of the United States, which provides recognition to civic leaders who distinguished themselves with outstanding and exceptional service to the Armed Forces of the United States. This dynamic partnership brings high-powered energy and bold enterprises to all of their clients.