Clerk of the House of Representatives
Legislative Resource Center
135 Cannon Building
Washington, DC 20515
http://lobbyingdisclosure.house.gov
Secretary of the Senate
Office of Public Records
232 Hart Building
Washington, DC 20510
http://www.senate.gov/lobby

LOBBYING REGISTRATION

Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 (Section 4)

Check One: New Registrant New Client for Existing Registrant Amendment

1. Effective Date of Registration
2/9/2018
2. House Identification
 39554
Senate Identification
 320918

REGISTRANT Organization/Lobbying Firm Self Employed Individual

3. Registrant Organization
Kountoupes Denham Carr & Reid, LLC
Address
1333 H Street NW
Address2
​Suite 1100 West
City
Washington
State
DC
Zip
20005
Country
USA

4. Principal place of business (if different than line 3)

City
​Washington
State
​DC
Zip
​20005
Country
​USA
5. Contact name and telephone number International Number
Contact
​Ms. Paula Short
Telephone
​2028034585
E-mail
​paula@kdcrpartners.com
6. General description of registrant’s business or activities
​Federal Lobbying and Consulting Services

CLIENT A Lobbying Firm is required to file a separate registration for each client. Organizations employing in-house lobbyists should check the box labeled “Self” and proceed to line 10. Self

7. Client name
​Airbnb
Address
​1200 - 18th Street NW, 7th Floor
City
​Washington
State
​DC
Zip
​20036
Country
​USA
8. Principal place of business (if different than line 7)
City
​San Francisco
State
​CA
Zip
​94117
Country
​USA
9. General description of client’s business or activities
​Online marketplace for travel and tourism.

LOBBYISTS

10. Name of each individual who has acted or is expected to act as a lobbyist for the client identified on line 7. If any person listed in this section has served as a “covered executive branch official” or “covered legislative branch official” within twenty years of first acting as a lobbyist for the client, state the executive and/or legislative position(s) in which the person served.

Name Covered Official Position (if applicable)
First
Last
Suffix
​Lisa ​Kountoupes ​Deputy Asst. to the President&House Liaison, Special Assistant to the President for Legislative Affairs, Asst. Director for Legislative Affairs at OMB, Special Asst. to Undersecretary,Dept.of Energy,Policy Advisor to Chairman of Energy&Commerce Comm.
​Julie Hershey ​Carr ​Senior Policy Advisor, Legislative Director, Legislative Assistant - Rep. Joe Pitts, R-PA
​Rose ​Sullivan ​Chief of Staff, Legislative Director, Legislative Assistant, Outreach Director, Constituent Services Advocate - Senator Amy Klobuchar, D-MN
​Randi ​Reid ​Legislative Director, Legislative Assistant and Projects Director, Legislative Assistant - Senator Michael Enzi, R-WY; Legislative Director - Rep. Michael Burgess, R-TX
​David ​Peluso ​Chief of Staff - Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-WA; Chief of Staff, Communications Director, Legislative Assistant, Deputy Press Secretary and Executive Assistant - Representative Gus Bilirakis, R-FL

LOBBYING ISSUES

11. General lobbying issue areas (Select all applicable codes).

​TOU
​TEC
​ECN

12. Specific lobbying issues (current and anticipated)

Travel and tourism policy.


AFFILIATED ORGANIZATIONS

13. Is there an entity other than the client that contributes more than $5,000 to the lobbying activities of the registrant in a quarterly period and either participates in and/or in whole or in major part supervises or controls the registrant’s lobbying activities?

No --> Go to line 14. Yes --> Complete the rest of this section for each entity matching the criteria above, then proceed to line 14.

Internet Address:
Name Address Principal Place of Business
Street
City State/Province Zip Code Country
City
State
Country
City
State
Country
City
State
Country

FOREIGN ENTITIES

14. Is there any foreign entity

a) holds at least 20% equitable ownership in the client or any organization identified on line 13; or

b) directly or indirectly, in whole or in major part, plans, supervises, controls, directs, finances or subsidizes activities of the client or any organization identified on line 13; or

c) is an affiliate of the client or any organization identified on line 13 and has a direct interest in the outcome of the lobbying activity?

No --> Sign and date the registration. Yes --> Complete the rest of this section for each entity matching the criteria above, then sign the registration.

Address Ownership
Name Street Principal place of business Amount of contribution
City State/Province Country
(city and state or country) for lobbying activities

City
State
Country
%
City
State
Country
%

Signature
Digitally Signed By: Paula M. Short
Date
3/23/2018 10:18:37 AM