Brandi Bird is President of Bird Advocacy & Consulting, a governmental relations firm based in the North Texas region. Since 2006, Ms. Bird has provided governmental relations services to a prestigious list of private and public sector clients. She began her career as Legislative Aide to the House Transportation Committee and then served as Government Relations Director for the North Texas Tollway Authority, before beginning her own government relations practice. Brandi graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a BA in Government. Over her 20 year career, Ms. Bird has become known as a leading transportation policy expert, with relationships across all transportation agencies and organizations, as well as with local, state and federal elected officials in the North Texas region.
Robert Bird serves as Vice President of Bird Advocacy & Consulting collaborating with association management, Executive Sales Consulting, communications and membership development for the Texas State Inspection Association. He also serves as Co-founder and President of Mobilety, a technology company focused on providing innovative public involvement and communications to the traveling public through their mobile devices. Prior to joining Bird Advocacy, Mr. Bird spent over 20 years in sales management for Fortune 500 companies in various vertical markets. He is also very active in the community having served on the Board of his local Rotary Club as well as the Wildcats Youth Association, and is a member of the Flower Mound Chamber of Commerce.
Public Relations Coordinator
Mary Diefenbach is a Public Relations Coordinator with Bird Advocacy & Consulting. Ms. Diefenbach oversees client accounts and brand reputation through proactive marketing and advocacy campaigns. Prior to joining Bird Advocacy & Consulting, Ms. Diefenbach worked in both the private and public sector, including work with the Military Growth Task Force, where she assisted counties in preparing for an influx of military members in their communities. Ms. Diefenbach has an MA in International Relations and a BA in Political Science.
Bird Advocacy and Consulting, Inc. holds numerous Certifications and Registrations, including: