Sean L. O Sullivan is a long tenured and well respected political strategist. Sean's family has been involved in politics for decades. His father was a Butte Businessman, and Lobbyist for the small mining industry, and his grandfather was a member of the Montana Legislature.  


Sean got his start in state and local politics in 1967, at the encouragement of WA State Rep. Dick Taylor and US Senator Henry M. Jackson. This encouragement would start decades of political involvement with local, state and federal issues. A Paper Maker by trade, Sean worked as Local 644 Political affairs director for 30 years.


In 2007, Sean became the lobbyist for the Washington/Alaska Area Council of the Association of Western Pulp and Paper Workers Union, a position he held until his retirement from Scott Paper/ Kimberly Clark Paper Company. Sean is now a full time lobbyist representing PNWRS and brings unparalleled experience with him. 


Sean has received a number of awards for his work on legislation on both sides of the isle, and was most recently presented with an award from industry for his work on controversial legislation. Sean and his wife have four grown children, two grandchildren, enjoy golf, camping and long walks. 


​Josh Estes, Managing Partner

​Stephanie Hoffman, Associate/Director of Legal Affairs

Stephanie Hoffman is a graduate of the University of Washington, School of Business where she earned her Bachelors Degree in Business Administration, with a Concentration in International Business and Marketing.

Stephanie is a Practice Management Coordinator at Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, working with the firm's Practice Management Team, supporting the Director of Practice Management and the practice groups they represent on all activities that enhance the profitable, effective operation of the group. Stephanie also has an experienced legal assistance background. Her legal assistant background includes Estate Planning, Real Estate, Business Taxation, and Bankruptcy Law. Her extensive responsibilities involve in-depth legal research, drafting and editing legal pleadings and contracts, as well as Judgment Garnishment and Lien Releases.

In addition to her professional work, Stephanie serves as an Alumni Member of the Eastside Rotaract Club, and has served as Director of Community and International Services for two years. She was also recognized as the 2013-2014 Rotaract Member of the Year for her dedication and contribution to the club.

Josh Estes, SHRM-CP is a Political Strategist and Managing Partner for Pacific Northwest Regional Strategies,LLC. Josh is an experienced negotiator and lobbyist and is an active member of the community. Josh's experience comes with a great deal of emphasis on  Strategic Planning, Public Relations, Relationship Management and Coalition Building.


Josh currently serves as the President-Elect for the Snohomish County Human Resources Association and has previously served  on the Board of United Way of Snohomish County,  Mill Town Credit Union, and a number of committees with various local non-profits and community organizations that focus on leadership development and improving the lives of children. In 2012, at the age of 29, Josh became the youngest Board Chairman in the 73 year history of Mill Town Credit Union. In his role of Chair, Josh was invited to speak in New York at CUNA's Americas Credit Union Conference on the importance of board leadership under 40.


Josh has received numerous community awards and when he is not working, his focus is on raising his young family and advocating for childhood cancer awareness. In 2017, his youngest daughter Reese (age 3) was diagnosed with a rare childhood cancer and underwent a grueling regimen of aggressive chemotherapy at Seattle Children's Hospital.  Reese is now healthy with no sign of cancer, and loving life with her big Sister Ella.

​Sean O Sullivan, Managing Partner