Promotions on the Hill
John Christie has been promoted to Legislative Director in the office of Congresswoman Alma Adams (D-NC). In his new role, he’ll be responsible for managing the legislative team and education, labor, judiciary, trade, and transportation portfolios. Before being promoted from Senior Legislative Assistant, Christie was a Legislative Aide for Congresswoman Norma Torres (D-CA) where he managed the Congresswoman's veterans, criminal justice, U.S. Postal Service, and small business policy portfolios. The 2011 Hampton University graduate went on to earn a law degree from Georgetown. Roberto Sada has been promoted to Legislative Director for Congressman Frank Pallone (D-NJ) after serving as a Legislative Assistant, where he focused on healthcare, education, and tax legislation for Pallone. Prior to that, Sada was a Senior Legislative Assistant in the office of former Congressman Rubén Hinojosa. The bilingual staffer, who is fluent in English and Spanish, was also a Field Representative in Hinojosa’s district. The 2009 Harvard College graduate began his career in government as a Crew Leader for the U.S. Census Bureau.