Lu-Ann started her career in 1997 representing agribusiness before the North Carolina General Assembly. In 1999, she was named Executive Director of the North Carolina Agribusiness Council. In 2001, she started an independent government relations firm and has added clients in the fields of business and industry, healthcare, education & agriculture. As a former association executive director, she brings a unique skill set to her relationship with association clients including grassroots coordination, internal and external issue communications & PAC development.
A member of the North Carolina Professional Lobbyist Association, Lu-Ann served several terms on its Board of Directors. Lu-Ann is President of DLC & Associates, Inc., an independent Government Relations firm.
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Evergreen Packaging dba Blue Ridge Paper
LeadingAge of NC
NC Manufacturers Alliance (NCMA)
Classroom Teachers Association of NC
Consumer Financial Services Association
Delta Education, LLC
Families Against Mandatory Minimums
Hugo Neu Corporation
Illinois Tool Works, Inc.
International Association of Rehab Professionals - Carolinas Chapter
Jusa Utilities Bridgeton, Ltd.
NC Agribusiness Council
NC Association of Nonprofit Homes for the Aging (now LeadingAge NC
NC Coin Operator's Association
NC Tourism Industry Association
Securities Industry Association