Meet Robert Fortes.
A senior-level manager with experience in education policy, legislative and governmental affairs and external relations as well as a background in public policy, urban affairs, transportation, and the political process. Rob is skilled in developing, initiating, and executing business plans and advocacy campaigns for various policies and regulations for government organizations, non-profits, referendums, elected officials, and political candidates.
Rob worked with Governor Mitt Romney of Massachusetts for several years, served as the Executive Director of the Massachusetts Office of Minority and Woman Business Assistance for over two years, and worked in management with MBTA. In 2009, Rob was a strategy consultant for the successful Scott Brown for Senate campaign. After the campaign ended, Rob did some work on education reform with the Massachusetts Charter Public School Association before returning to consulting in Massachusetts with his strategy firm, the Fortes Group.