ALEC Staff

ALEC Executives

A vibrant team of experienced leaders, with Lisa B. Nelson at the helm, guide day-to-day ALEC staff operations.

Lisa B. Nelson

Chief Executive Officer

Lisa Bowen

Chief Financial Officer

Michael Bowman

Vice President, Policy

Bartlett Cleland

General Counsel and Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer

Jeff Lambert

Vice President, Member Relations

Bill Meierling

Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President, Public Affairs

Jonathan Williams

Chief Economist and Vice President, Center for State Fiscal Reform

ALEC Staff

ALEC has an eclectic set of full-time staffers who strive daily to promote limited government, free markets and federalism. Their diverse interests, backgrounds and experiences contribute to an effective team of happy warriors for freedom.

Amy Kjose Anderson

Director, Civil Justice Task Force

Nathan Brinkman

Communications Coordinator, Center for State Fiscal Reform

Genneya Briscoe

Director of Employee Relations, Finance and Administration

Laurel Buckley

Director, Development

Spencer Chretien

Coordinator, Membership

Courtney Cook

Director, Events

John Eick

Director, Energy, Environment, and Agriculture Task Force

Inez Feltscher

Director, Education and Workforce Development Task Force

Jose Fernandez

Office Manager

Wes Fisher

Coordinator, Development

Joel Griffith

Director, Tax and Fiscal Policy Task Force

Jonathon Hauenschild

Director, Communications and Technology Task Force

Mia Heck

Director, Health and Human Services Task Force

Sarah Hunt

Director, Center for Innovation and Technology

Montana Hyde

Executive Assistant, Office of the CEO

Karla Jones

Director, International Relations and Federalism Task Force

Ted Lafferty

Legal Research Analyst, Tax and Fiscal Policy

Ronald J. Lampard

Director, Criminal Justice Reform Task Force

Christine Phipps

Director, Art and Creative

Ashley Pratte

Director, Media and Public Affairs

Hon. Jon Russell

Director, American City County Exchange

Kati Siconolfi

Legislative Manager, Center for State Fiscal Reform

Christine Smith

Coordinator, Center for State Fiscal Reform

Daniel Turner

Research Analyst, Center to Protect Free Speech

Ashley Varner

Senior Director, Strategic Communications

Marie Vulaj

Senior Director, Nonprofit and Corporate Relations

Lacey White

Policy Coordinator

Ben Wilterdink

Director, Commerce, Insurance and Economic Development

Elliot Young

Research Analyst