Veritas Advisors partners and associates manage the process, understand the rules, know the players, and shape the public policy outcome.

Elizabeth Criner


Elizabeth Criner is Veritas Advisors' Managing Partner and a principled, results-oriented executive.

Ken Burgess


Ken Burgess joined Veritas Advisors in 2004 after a dozen years of state executive and Congressional staff experience.

John Watts


Since 1983, John has successfully lobbied hundreds of legislators and legislative leaders.

Liz Hatter

Public Affairs Manager

Liz Hatter is the newest member of the Veritas team, bringing unmatched motivation, energy and strong critical thinking skills to every project.

Paulette Plye

Of Council

Paulette Plye brings more than three decades of political and grassroots advocacy experience to her work on behalf of Veritas Advisors’ clients

Mark Dunn


Mark Dunn anchors the Washington, D.C. presence for our clients with an unparalleled experience in federal legislative, regulatory, and international trade matters.