Brett Bailey serves as a Government Affairs Specialist for Watkins & Eager.  He represents public and private sector clients at the state and federal levels and advises clients on issues pending before federal agencies, the United States Congress, and the State of Mississippi.

Prior to joining Watkins & Eager, Brett served in various roles at Tenax Aerospace, a provider of special mission aviation solutions to the U.S. Government. During his tenure at Tenax, Brett was involved in business development efforts for federal and state government customers.  He also was involved in the management and operation of a program in territories outside the United States.

At the state and federal level, Brett works to advance the priorities of companies and communities in the areas of infrastructure, policy, economic development, the environment, and other areas.  Brett has worked successfully to build support with elected officials and formulate innovative legislative and funding strategies. He also has experience advising on federal and state program compliance and non-profit association management practices.

*(Non-attorney professional)


Bachelor's DegreeBachelor of Business Administration, Real Estate/Finance Concentrations, University of Mississippi, 2013