Tim Bergen serves as Director of Federal Affairs in the Defense and Homeland Security Practice at McAllister & Quinn. He works with defense and homeland security companies to expand their federal business development with the Department of Defense (DOD), Department of Homeland Security (DHS), and the Department of Justice (DOJ) through agency outreach, congressional support, and leveraging grant strategies. Tim analyzes legislation, forecasts contract opportunities, and researches avenues to diversify companies’ federal funding streams.
Prior to joining McAllister & Quinn, Tim was a Program Coordinator for the Washington Campus, a non-profit that focuses on the intersection of government affairs and business. Tim brings knowledge on grassroots support and campaigns having served as a Field Organizer for Ed Markey for Senate. Tim has also interned with Sen. Ed Markey (MA), The Peace Corps and the General Services Administration.
Tim graduated from Bucknell University and received his B.A. in political science and history.