Michael Ryan

Michael Ryan

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF POLICY

Michael Ryan manages GFI’s legislative initiatives and executive branch funding advocacy.

Areas of expertise: Congress, appropriations, legislative procedure, legislative strategy.

Mike brings nearly 20 years of experience in policy, politics, and lobbying to his role managing GFI’s legislative initiatives and executive branch funding advocacy. His policy experience includes serving as senior staff to two Members of the House of Representatives, where Mike specialized in the appropriations process. His work in politics includes working for four years as the Policy Director of the House Democrats’ national campaign arm. Mike has also lobbied on behalf of several animal protection causes and nonprofits on Capitol Hill.