For the Media

AOBA is pleased to assist the media with information and referrals, when appropriate, to member firms.


Regional Real Estate Expertise

AOBA is involved in most of the Washington, D.C. region's real estate and energy issues. Our staff includes government affairs experts in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington D.C. who can provide a unique perspective on a variety of local real estate and utility topics.

Note: In addition to distributing periodic press releases, AOBA communicates news and current events via its Twitter feed. Please follow AOBA on Twitter -- @AOBAMetro

Press Contacts

For background information and referral to AOBA Officers, Committee Chairs, and member companies, please contact Brewster Thackeray, Director of Communications
(202-296-3390 x 241) or Nicola Whiteman, Senior Vice President, Government Affairs (202-296-3390 x 773).

AOBA Alliance, Inc. – Energy Aggregation Group

For information about the AOBA Alliance, Inc., a subsidiary of AOBA that is the largest customer-based energy aggregation group in the DC area, please  visit or contact Frann Francis, Senior Vice President and General Counsel (202-296-3390) or Bruce Oliver, economist and expert on utility rates and energy market issues, Revilo Associates, Inc. (703-569-6480).

Testimony and Advocacy Statements

The Advocacy section of our website is accessible to members only. Please contact Nicola Whiteman or Brewster Thackeray for more information.