Bose Public Affairs Group LLC is pleased to announce that Austin Hall and Michael Nirenberg have been promoted to senior public policy specialists at the government relations and strategic communications firm. In their new roles, Hall and Nirenberg will lead and assist clients from a variety of business sectors with federal government relations.

“Austin and Michael have proven themselves to be a highly effective government affairs professionals, who excel at delivering excellent results for multiple clients,” said Craig Piercy, managing director of federal relations at Bose Public Affairs Group. “We look forward to watching them continue to grow with us and our valued clients.”

Hall focuses on issues surrounding K-12 education; science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education; after school and extracurricular programs; and career and technical education. Prior to joining Bose Public Affairs Group, Hall interned in the Washington D.C. office of Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX). He has also served as an election judge for the state of Texas and a delegate to the 2016 Democratic National Convention, where he represented children and youth interests during the Texas delegation platform deliberations. Hall is a graduate of the University of North Texas with a bachelor’s degree in political science and a minor in music education. 

Nirenberg manages federal grants research programs and policy development for municipal, infrastructure and healthcare clients. In addition, he is responsible for attending congressional hearings and briefings, drafting letters and policy papers, managing web-related projects and assisting with a variety of client matters. Prior to joining the firm, Nirenberg interned at Green Apple Accreditation of Children’s Services in Davie, Florida, where he focused on crafting political development strategies for increasing state-by-state expansion for accreditation certification and presenting funding requests to state governments. Nirenberg earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in political science and minors in North American history and philosophy from McGill University in Montréal, Québec.