Cindy Bishop is the President of Checkmate Strategies, a governmental and Association management firm headquartered in Baton Rouge. She is a registered lobbyist and the editor and publisher of Health Care Information Services, a health care newsletter. She has a large variety of clients, including orthopedic surgeons, school-based health centers, ambulatory surgery centers, and the meat processors. In addition to lobbying, she also is an seasoned political campaign manager. Checkmate Strategies also manages grassroots campaigns at the federal, state and local levels.
David Roberson is the Vice President of Checkmate Strategies as well as the Director of Business Development. He is a registered lobbyist and is entering his seventh year of service to the Checkmate team. Adept at analyzing and dissecting complex issues, David is an invaluable member of Checkmate Strategies. David graduated from Louisiana State University with a degree in Political Science in 2008.