Michael Bergan is a veteran public affairs professional with fifteen years of senior leadership experience in managing complex state and federal issue advocacy campaigns. Michael's previous experience includes running external affairs for a leading healthcare organization where he managed government affairs, communications, and business development. Michael was also a Founder and Principal at one of Massachusetts' premier state lobbying firms. Prior to that, Michael served as Executive Vice President at a multi-state and federal healthcare public affairs firm. His career began as an aide in the Maine State Senate and later as an advisor to multiple state and Congressional campaigns. Michael was one of the two co-founders of Beacon Strategies Group, a leading state government relations firm that later merged with ADS to become Tremont Strategies Group.