Nigel Stephens

Nigel Stephens has over 25 years experience in Government Relations, public policy, and public affairs. He has worked in both chambers on Capitol Hill, on political campaigns, and in the private sector to drive initiatives around innovation, small business and entrepreneurship, modernizing government, and economic development.

Nigel supports businesses of various sizes develop and implement integrated and comprehensive government affairs programs including setting strategic direction, brand awareness, market shaping, public policy and advocacy. He serves as liaison between members of Congress, State and Local governments, service and technology industry, regulators and other policy makers.

Prior to launching Phoenix Strategies, Inc. Nigel served as the VP of Government Affairs for Infor and the Director of Government Relations for Accenture Federal Services (AFS).

He holds a bachelor’s degree from Towson University, a master’s degree in Political Management from The George Washington University, a Certificate in Financial Management from Georgetown University, and a MBA from the University of Maryland University College.