Our Team

Imelda Bouchard

Owner, Gov-Relations.com

Imelda Bouchard is the owner of Gov Relations. She graduated with a degree in Business Administration in Finance​ at the University of Houston-Downtown. Imelda has over a decade of experience working in the finance industry. Following her stint at an international fintech company, she has decided to create a platform where businesses can make use of great business ideas, and people can get ideas on grants and other opportunities the may take advantage of.

Dulcie Akers

Editor-In-Chief

Dulcie Akers is the editor-in-chief of Gov Relations. She graduated top of her class with a bachelor’s degree in English from Thomas Edison State University. Before working for the company, Dulce worked for seven years at a Fortune 500 company. She currently manages the whole team with Imelda, ensuring every piece of content is relevant to businesses and services.

Dane Groves

Senior Writer

Dane Groves is the senior writer of Gov Relations. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in English from National University. During Dane’s whole five years with the company, he has helped train and guide new writers. Dane works closely with Dulcie to ensure that new writers are able to produce content that is of high quality and engaging, relevant, and informative to readers.

Rhett Pope

Writer

Rhett Pope is the writer of Gov Relations. She got a master’s degree in Journalism at Hofstra University and has been with the team for three years now. Rhett has helped the team be updated with the latest government grants. Her other responsibility is to ensure that the readers or other businesses get the relevant information through readable and straightforward content.

Reginald Simon

Social Media Manager

Reginald Simon is the social media manager of Gov Relations. He graduated top of his class with a degree in Journalism and Mass Communication (Advertising) at the University of South Carolina. Reginald has been a social media manager for over eight years. He manages Gov Relations’ social media platforms, communicating with readers and building the company’s online presence.