Lesley Peña is an Executive Assistant at ASG, where she supports former U.S. Secretary of Commerce Carlos M. Gutierrez, Chair of the firm.
Prior to joining ASG, Ms. Peña worked as a Legal Secretary in the DC office of Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan. In this role, she supported six attorneys, including the firm’s name partner, and used her Spanish fluency to facilitate English-Spanish translations, among other responsibilities.
Previously, Ms. Peña served as a Constituent Services Representative and Office Coordinator for Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards in the U.S. House of Representatives. During her time on Capitol Hill, Ms. Peña managed constituent federal cases and policy issues, and oversaw day-to-day operations. Earlier in her career, Ms. Peña worked as Executive Assistant to the CEO of Companies Garcia, a management and business strategy firm, and as Communications and Contracts Manager with a construction company.
Ms. Peña earned a B.A. in International Affairs from Trinity Washington University. She is currently attending Georgetown University, where she is studying for an M.P.S. in Public Relations and Corporate Communications. She is fluent in Spanish.
Ms. Peña is based in Washington, DC.