Politico - January 30 2014
Shockey Scofield Solutions (S-3 Group) has hired Martin Delgado, the firm announced Thursday. Delgado most recently served as the current staff director of the House Appropriations Agriculture Subcommittee and is joining the firm as a principal. Delgado has more than 25 years of government experience, including six years in his current position where he oversaw the $145 billion spending bill that encompasses the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the Food and Drug Administration and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission. Delgado also spent several years as the primary minority staffer for the House Military Construction and Veteran Affairs Appropriations Subcommittee and did a stint on the Senate Appropriations Interior Subcommittee.
“We couldn't be happier for Delgado to join our team. His knowledge of FDA, food and agriculture policy is unparalleled in town. There is a lot of opportunity in the FDA and food arenas and Delgado's expertise and experience will enable us to maximize those opportunities,” firm founder Jeff Shockey said in a statement.