Keenan Hale

Senior Director, Federal & Congressional Relations
Keenan is a Senior Director at Ian Reid and has built a solid reputation both on Capitol Hill and within the public policy community enabling him to offer superior service the firm’s clients.

As Senior Director, he helps clients develop their federal legislative agendas and use his relationships and knowledge of the process to achieve their policy goals. Prior to joining Ian Reid, Keenan worked for a Florida-based law firm in their Washington, DC office as a government affairs and legislative professional.

Keenan started his career on Capitol Hill, serving on the legislative staff of U.S. Representative Al Green of Texas, a senior Member on the House Committee on Financial Services and Committee on Homeland Security.  He is the former president of the Congressional Black Associates, an active member of the Young Black Lobbyists association and the Washington Government Relations Group.

He holds a degree from Syracuse University, where he played wide receiver on the football team. While at Syracuse, he was an All-Academic Team honoree, two-time bowl winner, and Big East Conference Champion.