Our Team

Mike Ferguson


With a combination of lobbying and public relations experience, Mike serves as Calmetto’s chief political strategist on behalf of the firm’s clients. His professional background prior to Calmetto includes serving on the staff of former U.S. Congressman Christopher Cox (R-CA) and working as a corporate communications representative for Rockwell International Corporation at the company’s world headquarters.

Erica M. Massey

Executive Vice President & CFO

Erica has more than 25 years of association management experience and currently oversees Calmetto’s client service, financial, event planning and administrative operations. Erica holds professional membership in the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE).

Chris Condeluci, Esq.


Chris is a subject matter expert in the areas of employee benefits, federal taxation and insurance matters. He has extensive Capital Hill experience, including serving as counsel for the Senate Finance Committee. Chris also regularly represents clients before federal regulatory agencies.

Ryan Work

Vice President, Government Relations

Ryan is responsible for managing federal government relations initiatives and political action committees on behalf of association and corporate clients. Prior to joining to Calmetto, he was a senior corporate lobbyists for McGraw Hill and before that spent nearly 10 years working in various staff positions on Capitol Hill.

Dakota Jackson

Client Services Associate

Dakota is a government relations associate specializing in political action committees, client services and federal policy advocacy. Her prior experience includes working as a Tennessee congressional campaign regional field director. Dakota is a graduate of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, with a degree in Economics.