Mr. Brent Bombach serves as Director of Government Relations for NEC Corporation of America. In this role, he manages NEC’s public policy development and related engagement with the U.S. Congress and executive branch agencies.
Prior to joining NEC, Mr. Bombach held several roles in the U.S. Senate to include staff director and policy director for subcommittees of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs committee. He also served as a senior advisor to Senator Rob Portman, supporting his work on the Armed Services and Foreign Relations Committees.
In industry, Mr. Bombach managed the federal government business for Omnitrail Technologies, an internet-of-things technology start-up, and was a consultant with Whitney, Bradley & Brown Inc. where he led studies and analysis focusing on concept and requirements development for the Department of Defense and other federal agencies.
Mr. Bombach began his career as an infantry officer in the Marine Corps with operational assignments in II Marine Expeditionary Force and service as the Marine Corps White House Liaison on the staff of the Secretary of the Navy. Mr. Bombach received a B.S. in Economics from the U.S. Naval Academy and an M.A. in International Security from Georgetown University.