Dan Walsh, Chair

Dan Walsh is a 21-year Horton’s Kids veteran, having first volunteered in 1997. In the years since, he has served as a volunteer, officer, board member and Board Chair. In his professional capacity as a partner in the lobbying firm Farragut Partners, Dan provides strategic advice and direct advocacy to a range of clients, primarily in the entertainment space. Over his career, he has represented television networks, movie studios, satellite television providers, live entertainment companies and competitive telecommunications carriers among others. He has extensive experience in the areas of communications and copyright law, and strong relationships with policymakers in that area.

Dan worked on Capitol Hill from 1989-1998, first as Legislative Assistant to Rep. Jack Buechner (R-MO) and later Legislative Director to Rep. Wayne Gilchrest (R-MD). In the latter role, he was on the founding staff steering committee of the moderate House Republican organization, the Tuesday Group.