As Vice President in the New Mexico office, Steve Fitzer brings over three decades of expertise in politics and campaigns at all levels of government. With a focus on financing, Steve provides his winning political insights and effective fundraising strategies to clients in New Mexico and across the firm footprint.
From city council to presidential races, Steve has had experience at every size and reach of a campaign. For the last 20 years his main focus has been fundraising. He has led political fundraising efforts at local, state and federal levels working with donors in New Mexico and across the country, we well as PACs and lobbyists in Washington D.C.. Steve has also focused a lot of his attention working with leaders in Indian Country to get them engaged politically and build support for his clients with distinct communities.
Steve’s previous clients have included U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich, former DCCC Chairman Ben Ray Lujan, U.S. Reps. Deb Haaland, Sharice Davids, Teresa Leger Fernandez, and Melanie Stansbury. At the state level in New Mexico, he worked for Governor Bill Richardson and Lt. Governor Diane Denish, and has most recently worked with Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham and Lt. Governor Howie Morales.
Steve earned his undergraduate degree from University of Central Florida and his Master’s in Political Science from Florida State. Originally from the East Coast, Steve connected with the people, cultural climate, and the food of New Mexico, and has never looked back. When he is not working Steve likes to spend his time traveling, eating, hanging out with friends and going to the movies.