Nick Lampson spent much of his ten years in the U.S. House of Representatives building coalitions between Democrats and Republicans. He founded the Congressional Caucus on Missing and Exploited Children, which became the largest bi-partisan caucus in the House. He also spearheaded the creation of the Center Aisle Caucus which espouses bi-partisan progress on difficult issues. Lampson's interests in addition to effective government are missing and exploited children, renewable energy, mental health and space. He is associated with the Gertz Adair Law Firm in Beaumont, Texas and Outreach Strategists, a public relations and communications firm in Houston, Texas.