Pamela Gokemeijer is a member of the Legislative and
Regulatory Practice Group. She advises and lobbies on legislative issues
of interest to the firm’s clients before the Minnesota legislature.
Pamela joined Winthrop & Weinstine in 2014, and has worked on a variety of health care,
transportation, economic development, commerce, natural resources, tax, and
Pamela also serves as
a state legislative consultant to The Accountants Coalition, comprising the
four largest accounting firms in the U.S.
Prior to joining the firm, she also served for twelve years as a lobbyist for Price
Waterhouse legacy and PricewaterhouseCoopers in Washington, D.C., where she worked
to advance the CPA profession’s agenda and political profile with lawmakers and
Administration officials in Washington on important legislative, regulatory,
and political initiatives. During that time, she was instrumentally involved in
securities litigation reform, including the only successful veto override.
Pamela also worked on behalf of PwC’s trade policy interests, and reached out
to a number of businesses and associations to build a diverse coalition to
support efforts to address barriers to global deployment. She worked with the
Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, the Commerce Department, the
European Commission, and the World Trade Organization to advance a trade
agenda. In addition, Pamela served as Program Manager for Genesis Park, PwC’s
innovative global leadership development program.
earned her B.A. in Political Science from Trinity University in San Antonio,
Texas, where she was a member of Pi Sigma Alpha, the National Political Science