Originally hailing from Southeast Virginia, Braden is a Government Affairs Assistant for G2G’s Washington D.C. office and brings to his position an array of campaign, private sector, and federal government experience. Most recently, Braden served as an Account Executive at CRAFT Media/Digital, a public affairs agency on K Street where he worked with a variety of trade association clients on social media, advocacy, and media monitoring. In 2020, he joined the Virginia Coordinated Campaign to help re-elect Senator Mark Warner and other Democratic members of Congress in Virginia by text banking and helping to manage the campaign’s email outreach program. He also served on the Jay Jones for Attorney General campaign where he conducted campaign finance research and previously, Braden interned at the U.S. Department of Commerce. Outside of work, he enjoys hiking, playing piano, and traveling. Braden brings a valuable background in public affairs, advocacy and politics to G2G.