Griffin and Associates


Janice Griffin has 25 years of experience as a federal government relations executive.  She launched Griffin and Associates in 1999. Prior to 1999, Ms. Griffin was Vice President, Government Relations at Prudential Financial.


Janice Griffin is a veteran Democratic political strategist. Ms. Griffin was Chair of the Women’s Leadership Forum of the Democratic National Committee 1999-2000 and Co-Chair 2005-2008.  She was a super delegate to the 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012 and 2016 Democratic National Conventions.  Howard Dean appointed Ms. Griffin to the Credentials Committee of the 2008 Democratic Convention.


She currently serves on the DNC Rules and Bylaws Committee.


Ms. Griffin is a founding member and Secretary of the Congressional Black Caucus Institute Board.  


From October 2001 to December 2002, she volunteered as CEO of Vice President Al Gore’s political action committee, Leadership 02.  In this role, she worked directly with Vice President Gore and consulted on his political and public activities.  Ms. Griffin was Secretary, Gore/Lieberman 2000. 


In 1999, President Bill Clinton appointed Ms. Griffin to the White House Fellowships Commission.  Senator Tom Daschle appointed Ms. Griffin to the Board of the Congressional Award in 1996. 


Ms. Griffin is a graduate of Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois.