A strategic communications and policy advisor to clients in energy, real estate, retail and transportation. He advises centrist officeholders and candidates. O’Doherty has served as top adviser to Baltimore County Executive Jim Smith, and worked as General Counsel and Vice President of Government Affairs for the Mid-Atlantic’s largest real-estate trade association, GCAAR, where he built and led a successful coalition of interests to build a $2.4 billion highway in Suburban Washington. O’Doherty also was a counsel to a State Senate committee. He is a member of the boards of directors for the National Aquarium in Baltimore and Back on My Feet – a national homeless advocacy organization. You can find Damian hosting frank conversations with issue-leaders in our video interviews, or hear him on the Conference Call (LINK) podcast.