Vice President for Government Affairs
Dylan Williams is Vice President for Government Affairs at the Center for International Policy. Named one of The Hill‘s “Top Lobbyists” seven years in a row, Dylan worked for more than a decade as J Street’s chief lobbyist responsible for developing and executing the pro-Israel, pro-peace group’s strategy for securing diplomacy-first US policies in the Middle East. Dylan joined J Street in 2009 after serving as Counsel for Foreign Relations, Trade and Immigration to U.S. Senator Olympia Snowe (R-ME). Prior to working on Capitol Hill, Dylan worked as an international trade law attorney for the federal government and practiced securities law in China and Southeast Asia.
Born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii, Dylan is a member of the New York Bar and holds a law degree (’00) and bachelors degree in government (’97) from Cornell University.