Client Endorsements


"Harness & Associates has been a proven, effective representative of our issues before officials   of the executive branch and the Missouri General Assembly. Harness & Associates’ understanding of the legislative process comes from 20 years of on-the-scene experience. We rely on Harness & Associates each session as our trusted legislative consultants."

Tim Van Zandt, RN, MPA Vice President, Government and Community Relations, St. Luke’s Health System


"Harness & Associates possess the 3-D's — Dedication, Dependability and Doability!" 

— Mary Strate, President CEO, Missouri Beer Wholesalers Association (MBWA)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

"Harness & Associates were paramount in our quest to change an age-old Missouri law. Kathi Harness and her team used their experience and knowledge to accomplish for us what most said could not be done. They are a trusted partner." 

— Rick Worth, Worth Harley-Davidson


"AIA, Missouri's legislative advocacy team, has been fortunate to have the guidance and expertise of Harness & Associates for many years. Kathi understands our issues and concerns and goes the extra mile as our legislative consultant."

— Pat Amick, Executive Director, American Institute of Architects—Missouri  


"I've known Kathi for over 14 years as a State Representative and State Senator and I consider her one of the most effective and hardworking government consultants in the business.  When I was lobbied in Jefferson City, the most important thing for me was for a consultant be honest, educated on their issue and professional.  Kathi Harness always demonstrated those qualities.  It was a pleasure to have worked with her on a variety of issues!"

—Ryan McKenna, Director, Department of Labor & Industrial Relations





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