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Dax R. SwatekDax R. Swatek

Dax Swatek, is a founding partner of Swatek, Azbell, Howe & Ross (SAHR), a governmental and political affairs firm located in Montgomery, Alabama. Mr. Swatek, a registered lobbyist, serves as a general consultant working with both public officials and corporate leaders in the development of public policy and public affairs. He has extensive knowledge and experience in both State Government Affairs and General Strategic Consulting within the political arena.

The state of Alabama has dozens of regulatory agencies, boards and commissions overseeing environmental policy, healthcare policy-planning as well as economic development and education policy. SAHR prides itself in the established relationships needed to represent clients effectively before these and other key decision makers. The firm has served as a lobbyist or consultant to numerous corporate entities including Fortune 500 Companies, state and national associations and Alabama based corporate leaders. Current clients include: Southern Company, Community Health Systems, HealthSouth, The University of West Alabama, SouthernLINC Wireless (a full list upon request).

Dax Swatek began his career in politics and has first hand knowledge of both the political process and the legislative process on the federal and state levels having interned on Capitol Hill for Congressman Spencer Bachus (AL-6th) and later served as an Alabama Field Director for the National Republican Senatorial Committee during the 1996 election cycle. He has served as a consultant to numerous other successful campaigns and recently served as the Senior Advisor to the McCain for President Campaign and prior to that as General Consultant and advisor to Governor Bob Riley’s Re-Election Campaign. He also serves as an advisor to Congressman Mike Rogers, and GOP Chairman and Speaker Mike Hubbard.

Mr. Swatek served as political analyst and commentator for Alabama Public Television’s “For The Record” and for the NBC affiliate WSFA’s “Election Night” coverage. In October, 2003 the Montgomery Advertiser named Dax Swatek to its annual “Leading 40 Under 40” which recognizes business leaders in Central Alabama. In 2004 the Central Alabama Business Journal profiled Swatek and his firm.

Dax Swatek completed his undergraduate work at Auburn University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and History. He also has a Juris Doctorate from Mississippi College School of Law. He currently resides in Homewood,

Alabama with his wife Rachael and their daughter Amelia.

334/262-5200 . sahrgroup.com . 121 Coosa Street, Suite 200 . Montgomery, Alabama 3

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