Andrew Reinsdorf is Senior Vice President for Government Affairs for DIRECTV. He oversees the day-to-day lobbying of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, as well as DIRECTV's advocacy in state capitols across the country. Prior to joining DIRECTV, Mr. Reinsdorf held senior government affairs positions with the National Association of Broadcasters. During his tenure at NAB, he successfully lobbied on over a half-dozen major pieces of legislation that became law and favorably impacted the broadcast industry including the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act, the Satellite Home Viewer Improvement Act, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act and the Balanced Budget Act of 1997. He was a featured speaker on behalf of the association before numerous forums, conferences, and conventions. Mr. Reinsdorf has a degree in politics from Ithaca College.