Gillespie Associates is a professional governmental relations and consulting firm located in Anchorage providing a wide range of top flight services to individuals and businesses. Ray Gillespie is the principal and owner.
Many of our clients have been with the firm for 15 years or more as evidence of their confidence in our company.
Ray was born and raised in Alaska, a lawyer, former Chief of Staff to an Alaska Governor with a 25 years serving clients in Juneau as a consultant and lobbyist. He is known for his integrity, dedication and hard work. The company prides itself on client satisfaction resulting from fulfilling high client expectations and standards of performance. Our services are delivered with the highest level of competence, integrity and skill.
Ray was born and raised in Seward and has made Alaska his home after completing undergraduate and law school. He has served in a variety of public, civic, and governmental positions.
The Governor’s office experience was unique in that it provided an executive branch perspective on the legislative process and an insight into the workings of the Governor’s office and cabinet. This background enables Ray to work effectively with the Governor’s office, staff and pertinent department heads.
Over many years, Ray has cultivated a bi-partisan approach to lobbying which allows him to maintain the trust of both minority and majority members of the Legislature. This trust and rapport permits him to effectively work with all legislators and caucuses.
As a professional lobbyist, you can be assured that Ray will dedicate all of his skills and efforts to your project.