J. Kevin Pedrotti began his career in politics and government affairs in 1978, advancing from personal staff to policy staff in the California State Assembly.
Prior to forming Clear Advocacy LLC, he first registered as a lobbyist in 1982, and credibly represented both the California Timber Industry and California Hospital Industry before being named as Senior Legislative Advocate for the Sacramento Office of a national law firm. He moved on to become a founding named partner for a credible Sacramento-based lobbying firm specializing in insurance issues. In 2002, Mr. Pedrotti founded JKPedrotti, Inc., representing clients a diverse base of clients - from Fortune 20 health care companies to trade associations and small business owners. JKPedrotti, Inc. remains a successful lobbying firm.
A graduate of California State University at Chico with a degree in Public Administration, Mr. Pedrotti is an accomplished age- group runner and Ironman triathlete. His personal best national caliber 2:33 marathon time caused a Sacramento newspaper to once anoint him "Sacramento's Fastest Lobbyist."
His interest in fitness extends beyond the race course. Mr. Pedrotti was instrumental in the formation of the legislative California Task Force on Youth and Workplace Wellness and continue to provide advice and encouragement for those legislators and staff seeking enhanced fitness.
He lives with wife, Janet, and son, Max in Fair Oaks, California,.