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Edgar Rodriguez

Legislative Associate

As Legislative Associate Edgar is responsible for maintaining IAVA’s Congressional relationships and supporting each of our advocacy programs. Edgar is a Navy veteran who served from 2001-2006 as a Hospital Corpsman embedded with the Marine Corps, fighting in the Second Battle of Fallujah in 2004. He also previously worked as a lobbyist for the Association of the United States Navy as well as Legislative Aide in the office of Senator Benjamin Cardin (D-MD). Edgar holds a BA from the University of Florida where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with majors in Linguistics and Political Science.