Before merging with Elk Street Group, Ian Riley worked at TLM Associates since 2008. During that period, he has developed a comprehensive understanding of the NYC Council. Ian utilizes this expertise to help clients devise and execute strategies to achieve their budgetary and policy objectives. Ian possesses a thorough understanding of the City Council’s legislative, policy, and budgetary processes, as well as knowledge about the political dynamics of the NYC Council. Ian’s responsibilities include monitoring all city council legislation, hearings, budget deadlines, and press events, creating and implementing strategic plans on behalf of clients, advancing clients’ budget requests and legislative/policy agenda, and assisting clients’ compliance with city and state lobbying regulations.