Harness & Associates offers a broad range of government affairs and lobbying services with experience and expertise in a wide range of issues. Our strong working relationships with the leadership of both major parties as well as the statewide elected officials ensures involvement with government decision makers. We are skilled in the procurement of services and materials by government agencies and have enjoyed noteworthy success in identifying and obtaining funding for public and private projects. 

The Things We Do Well

  • Lobbying
    • Develop Goals and Priorities
    • Create a Plan and Execute
    • Monitor and Communicate
  • Issue and Regulatory Monitoring
  • Coalition Building
  • Grassroots Organizing
  • Coordinating Electoral Contributions
  • Procurement
  • Association Management


Harness has represented the following clientale:

  • Trade and Professional Associations
  • Corporations
  • Health Systems
  • Small Business
  • Political Subdivisions 

Areas of Expertise

Harness combines a thorough understanding of the public sector, with experience working on issues ranging from transportation, to economic development projects, to health care. This broad spectrum of capabilities lends authority to our passion for helping clients who serve the public interest. Our experience and expertise lie in these key areas:

  • Federal, State and Local Government
  • Community Organizing and Coalition Building
  • Political Campaign Management
  • Public Relations; including Media Relations and Crisis Communications
  • Community-Based Planning



Harness & Associates, L.L.C. • 122 E. High Street • Jefferson City, MO 65101
Office: 573-634-5200 • Cell: 573-353-4188 •