Alex Damato

Lead Policy Advisor
Office Washington, DC

Alex has focused on a range of strategic issues before the Federal Communications Commission and Congress. Alex joined WBK with an extensive background in communications law and policy issues, having served most recently as Legislative Director to Representative Doris Matsui (D-CA). On Capitol Hill, Alex led Congresswoman Matsui’s legislative activity, including her communications policy efforts as Vice Chair of the House Energy & Commerce Communications and Technology Subcommittee. He also handled her work as a Co-Chair of the Congressional Spectrum Caucus and High-Tech Caucus in addition to serving as her Senior Technology and Telecom Policy Advisor.

Prior to Rep. Matsui, Alex served as a Telecom Policy Aide to Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV), advising Senator Manchin’s telecommunications work on the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Alex began his career on the Hill serving as a Legislative Aide to former Senator Mary Landrieu (D-LA).

Bar Admissions
  • J.D., American University Washington College of Law
  • B.A., Colgate University.