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, Executive Vice President of Operations and Administration

Michael Bowman

Vice President, Policy

Bartlett Cleland

Counsel and Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer

Bill Meierling

Chief Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President, External Relations and Strategic Partnerships

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.

Lee Schalk

Senior Director, Center for State Fiscal Reform

Thomas Savidge

Research Manager, Center for State Fiscal Reform

Amy Kjose Anderson

Senior Director, Civil Justice Task Force

Gretchen Baldau

Executive Assistant, Office of the Chief Executive Officer

Jason Bethke

Salesforce Administrator and Developer, Individual Engagement

Courtney Cook

Senior Director, Events

Victoria Eberlein

Director, Private Sector Partnerships and Engagement

Shelby Emmett

Director, Center to Protect Free Speech

Skip Estes

Legislative Analyst, Center for State Fiscal Reform

Jose Fernandez

Office Manager

Aaron Gillham

Manager, Legislator Engagement and ALEC CARE

Jonathon Hauenschild

Director, Communications and Technology Task Force

Gwendolyn Hodge

Manager, Events

Karla Jones

Director, Federalism and International Relations Task Force

Scott Kaufman

Director, Education and Workforce Development Task Force

Grant Kidwell

Director, Energy, Environment and Agriculture Task Force

Ronald J. Lampard

Director, Criminal Justice Task Force

Tom McLaughlin

Coordinator, Public Affairs

Kirti Nuthi

Coordinator, Individual Engagement

Anna Parsons

Coordinator, Center for Innovation and Technology

Eli Peterson

Accountant, Finance and Administration

Christine Phipps

Director, Art and Creative

Dan Reynolds

Coordinator, Public Affairs

Brooklyn Roberts

Director, Health and Human Services Task Force

Hon. Jon Russell

Director, American City County Exchange

Michael Slabinski

Legislative Manager, American City County Exchange and Commerce, Insurance and Economic Development

Giovanni Triana

Coordinator, Partnerships and Engagement

Marie Vulaj

Vice President, Partnerships and Engagement

Bob Williams

Senior Fellow, Center for State Fiscal Reform