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WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) recently announced the addition of Sharon Springs native and Fort Hays State University alum, James Robben to his staff to serve as a district representative based in the Hays office. Robben – one of Sen. Moran’s three First Congressional District representatives – will serve as a liaison with community leaders, local government officials and businesses and provide assistance for Kansans seeking help with federal agencies.

“James has a strong understanding of northwest Kansas, a vast background in agriculture and a deep commitment to his community,” said Sen. Moran. “As our district representative in Hays, James will ensure northwest and central Kansans who request assistance with federal agencies are provided guidance and helped in a timely fashion. I have no doubt that James will be an asset to my staff as we continue working to serve the great people of Kansas.”

Robben graduated from Wallace County High School and earned a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Business from Fort Hays State University in 2015. Following graduation, he worked at Carrico in Hays.

Robben is a member of St. Nicholas of Myra Catholic Church in Hays, Hays Rotary Club and serves as chair of the Hays Area Young Professionals Advisory Council. James and his wife Kaitlin (Fabrizius) live in Hays, where Kaitlin is a registered nurse at Hays Medical Center.

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