Duane Thompson,


Potomac Strategies, LLC

Duane Thompson is president of Potomac Strategies LLC, a consulting firm in the Washington, D.C. area specializing in financial services regulation, and represents IMCA in Washington on policy issues affecting wealth managers. Previously, he was managing director of the Financial Planning Association's Washington office. Before that, he was press secretary to Colorado Congressman Michael Strang and later served in the White House Office of the Press Secretary during the Reagan Administration. Mr. Thompson has more than 20 years of experience in government relations work at the federal and state levels. He earned a bachelor of arts degree from Principia College, a master's degree in journalism from the  University of Missouri, and holds the Accredited Investment Fiduciary Analyst® designation.