The Outdoor Industry Association (OIA) opening its Washington, D.C. office and hired Todd Keller to manage the office. Keller will be based at the office, located near Union Station within walking distance of Capitol Hill. Amy Roberts, director of government affairs and Alex Boian, director of trade policy, will continue working from OIA's headquarters in Boulder, CO.
Keller will be the new director of recreation policy for OIA. He has years of experience working with members and staff on Capitol Hill, state legislatures, members of the media, and nationally recognized conservation groups. His background includes work with the environmental community, hunting and fishing community, and the healthcare industry.
“I am thrilled to join the OIA staff,” said Keller. “It is incredibly important that people understand the significance of outdoor recreation, and I am thrilled to be a part of promoting these policy issues.”