Jonathan Taets has joined NACS as its director of government relations. Taets comes to NACS after several years as legislative director in the office of Congressman Leonard Lance from New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District, where he managed the congressman’s Energy and Commerce Committee portfolio.  Earlier in his career, Taets also served as legislative assistant and director of communications for New York Congressman Vito Fossella.

Taets earned a BA in political science from Hartwick College.