Jane Lee is currently the Head of Policy and Government Relations at Rebellion Defense. She previously served as Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell’s senior adviser on budget, appropriations, and economic policy where she helped steer the successful passage of the bipartisan CARES Act and COVID-19 economic rescue packages, the 2019 Bipartisan Budget Act, 2017’s budget resolutions and reconciliation vehicles for tax reform, and over 50 full year appropriations bills.
Lee has also served as a conference whip adviser to Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn and held senior positions in the Senate, House, and the White House – as a senior policy adviser and subcommittee director on the Senate Appropriations Committee and as policy director and defense analyst at the House Budget Committee. Lee also held senior roles at the White House Office of Budget and Management, as a principal spokesperson on procurement, digital technology and financial management policy, and as a budget examiner for DoD’s Defense-Wide programs.
She was a Jacob Javits Fellow on the Senate Commerce Committee and worked in the private sector in consulting and business development for start-ups. Lee received her undergraduate degree from Stanford University and her Masters of Public Administration and Masters of Science in Social Work from Columbia University.