Al Cardenas is chair of the advisory board of NTG Consultants and former chair of the Florida Republican Party. He has been named one of Washington, D.C.’s top lobbyists by The Hill. He served on President Ronald Reagan’s transition team and as chair of President Reagan’s Commission on Small and Minority Business Affairs. He formerly served as chair of the American Conservative Union. He previously served two terms as chair of the Republican Party of Florida and three consecutive terms as its vice-chair. He has served on the boards of Miami-Dade College and Florida A&M University.