Danielle Alpert

Danielle Alpert joined River Crossing Strategy Group in 2013. Utilizing her bipartisan relationships at the state and local levels, she helps clients through the complexities and pitfalls of New Jersey’s legislative and political landscape. In addition to delivering high quality assistance for clients’ legislative and regulatory needs, she also provides counsel on strategic communications.  

Danielle is committed to improving educational options for all New Jersey students and leads RCSG’s extensive education practice. Danielle has a considerable network among stakeholders and governmental officials in the education space and she serves on the New Jersey Council for Young Children, which functions as the State’s advisory council for early care and education.  

Beyond her work in education, Danielle has specialized expertise in land use, business, and economic development issues. She has worked on successful complex redevelopment projects, which required multi-agency and multi-government coordination and strategic advice.  Danielle is a committed and dedicated advocate for her clients and embodies the River Crossing Strategy Group approach of client accessibility and meaningful political insight and engagement. 

Prior to joining River Crossing Strategy Group, Danielle served as Assistant Government Affairs Director to the New Jersey Association of Realtors®, one of the Garden State’s largest trade associations. In this position, she ushered bills through the legislative and regulatory processes, assisted in the development and implementation of a public affairs strategy, and helped manage the association's political giving.

Danielle also worked in the Legislature, serving as Deputy Communications Director for the Assembly Minority Office. In this capacity, she helped develop and coordinate political messaging for a variety of Republican lawmakers. She served as Chief of Staff to former Senator Jennifer Beck. Danielle has also worked on numerous political campaigns, including working on several races for Senator Declan O ‘Scanlon. 

She has been named several times to Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg’s New Jersey Women’s Power List.

A proud Montana native, Danielle graduated from the University of Montana with her Bachelor of Arts degree in political science. She has close ties to Monmouth and Ocean Counties and lives at the Jersey Shore with her husband and their two daughters. She is a foodie and an avid concert goer.

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Favorite Teams

  • Pittsburgh Steelers
  • University of Montana Grizzlies