Jim Murtha

MurthaJim Murtha’s diverse 30-year career in media, lobbying and advocacy is integral to AIDCs management strategies and outreach programs. After graduating from Penn State, Jim spent the first ten years of his career in broadcast media covering politics and government in Harrisburg, PA. Subsequently, he joined a contract lobbying firm representing Fortune 500 clients before the Pennsylvania state legislature.

Relocating to Philadelphia, Jim began full-time work on grassroots and grasstops advocacy campaigns. Since then, Jim has worked with multiple high-profile clients, managing issues varying from consumer products, pharmaceuticals, finance, tort and regulatory reform, insurance, health care and energy. Jim’s specialty is managing large teams of well-connected, professional advocates, combining the latest and oldest techniques in the business.