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Paul Payette is a retired Army Lieutenant Colonel who joined the Van Fleet Management Group in 1994. Paul has an extensive background in Corporate Congressional Relations and in the planning, programming and execution of the Federal Budget. Paul advises national companies on how to effectively communicate their legislative concerns and goals to Members of Congress and their staffs.
From 1989 to 1993 Paul was Manager of Congressional Relations for the Raytheon Company. Paul tracked congressional activities that affected the military, commercial transportation, trade, international issues, space, the environment, taxes and the Federal Budget.
From 1985 to 1989 Paul worked as an Army legislative liaison to Senior Service officials and Congressional Members and staffs. His work focused on procurement and research and development programs in the Congressional Appropriations process.
Paul graduated from the University of Arizona with a
B. S. degree in Business. He was commissioned a Second Lieutenant at Ft. Benning, Georgia and had a 21 year Army career. He graduated from the Armed Forces Staff College in Norfolk and earned an MBA from Syracuse University.