Alex Whalen joined The McManus Group in January 2021 and serves as Associate of Federal Affairs. Mr. Whalen provides clients real time updates and analysis of legislative and regulatory developments, conducts health policy research and analysis, and assists with operational support for the firm.
Prior to joining The McManus Group, Mr. Whalen worked as a Data Analyst for the Republican National Committee, where he collected and analyzed absentee and early voting data for the Northeast Region during the 2020 Election Cycle. Additionally, Mr. Whalen interned with the Government Relations offices of Pfizer Inc. and Bristol Myers Squibb, supporting the companies’ advocacy, government relations, PAC, and regulatory teams. Whalen also served as a Congressional Intern for Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA).
Mr. Whalen graduated in May 2020 from the University of Maryland, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Government and Politics and a minor in General Business. Alex grew up in Dallas, TX and Bucks County, PA and is an avid golfer and fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers.