About Us in Topeka, KS

Capitol Advantage, LLC is a full service professional lobbying organization providing representation to the legislative and administrative branches of Kansas government. Our mission is to represent and bring forth your interests directly to state legislators.
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Michael R. Murray, President

Michael has been a Kansas lobbyist since 1997. Murray's background includes managing numerous political campaigns and serving as the Chief of Staff to former 3rd District Kansas Congress woman Jan Meyers. Murray began his lobbying career with Sprint continuing with Embarq. In 2010 he opened his own contract lobbying practice, Capitol Advantage, LLC. The firm's current clients include Ash Grove Cement Company, NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, Husch Blackwell, LLP, Kansans for Wind Energy CenturyLink, Kansas Roofing Association, Enhanced Capital Consulting, Consumer Credit Industry Association, ARJ Infusion Services, Inc.

Karin Brownlee, Government Affairs Consultant

Karin served 14 years in the Kansas Senate and nearly two years as Kansas' Secretary of Labor. As a member of the Senate, Brownlee chaired the Commerce Committee, was Vice Chair of Financial Institutions and Insurance and was Chair of the Committee on Claims Against the State. Her other committee assignments included Utilities, Assessment and Taxation, Federal and State Affairs, Transportation, Administrative Rules and Regulations, Confirmation Oversight, Select Committee on Business and Labor, Joint Committee on Economic Development, and the Joint Committee on Corrections and Juvenile Justice Oversight.