Oscar T. Ramirez
Co-Founder & Partner
Education: Johns Hopkins University (BA); George Washington University Law School (JD); George Washington University (MA)
Oscar is co-founder and partner at Fulcrum Public Affairs, the only 100% Black and Latinx-owned government relations firm in Washington, DC. He is a seasoned Democratic strategist with two decades of policy and political experience in senior roles on Capitol Hill, on national political campaigns, in the Obama administration, and at other government relations firms.
An alum of the Obama Administration, Oscar served as a senior advisor to Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis. He spent seven years on Capitol Hill as chief of staff and legislative director for three members of Congress, including Financial Services Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Rep. Al Green (D-TX). He also held leadership roles on the presidential campaigns of John Kerry in 2004 and Barack Obama in 2008 and served as a member of the Democratic National Committee.
Oscar has been recognized as one of DC's "Top Lobbyists" by The Hill, one of Washington’s “most influential movers and shakers under 40" by Washington Life Magazine, and as one of the top "40 Under 40 Latinos in American Politics" by The Huffington Post. Oscar sits on the board of Clean Water Action.