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Top 100 Lobbyist
The National Institute for Lobbying & Ethics has selected Brianne as a Top 100 Lobbyist of 2022.
25 People to Watch
Global gaming Business Magazine has named Brianne as one of their ’25 People to Watch” for 2022.
Strategic Development Services
With experience at all levels of government across the United States & internationally, you can trust Doura-Schawohl to help you build valued connections and navigate the complexities of gaming policy, addictions, disorders and disabilities, and veterans issues.
“Driving significant awareness and policy considerations to the issue of problem gambling has been extremely rewarding. While our understanding of mental health continues to expand, it’s my passion that we acknowledge, collaborate, and innovate to highlight all invisible addictions, disorders, and disabilities for so many individuals who are not often given a voice during the policy making process.”
— Brianne Doura-Schawohl
My Thoughts on This International Women’s Day 2022
This year, I decided to hang my own shingle and launch my own business. A boutique global business, owned and operated by a woman, a wife, a mom, a problem and responsible gambling expert, a government relations professional—I’m all those things and more. On this...
Highlighting “Unchartered Territory” via The Washington Times
Sports betting has continued to expand across the USA, but funding for problem gambling hasn't always followed. In this piece with "The Washington Times", Brianne highlights the gap in understanding of problem gambling and gambling disorder within statehouses. “I’ve...
Responsible Gambling Impacts of Covering Big Bets via tnbets.com
With the legalization of regulated sports betting in the United States, there has also been an uptick in media coverage of "high roller" bets. In this piece with tnbets.com, Brianne discusses the impact coverage of these attention-grabbing bets might have on readers,...
Martin Lycka’s Safe Bet Show
Brianne takes Martin through her time on the Massachusetts council for Gaming and Health, and her role in creating the formative responsible gaming policies in the country, as well as her work in tackling compulsive gambling in the military.
Martin and Brianne also cover family, and get Brianne’s advice on how to juggle a successful career with your family life.