We're excited to introduce Collin McDonough as our new AHA Michigan Government Relations Director!
Collin brings nearly nine years of experience in state government, government affairs, and think tank experience. Most recently, he handled state and federal health and education policy for the National Network for Arab American Communities in Dearborn, MI, where he primarily focused on health equity. Prior to that, Collin served as a Senior Advisor at the political think tank Data for Progress, as a Public Policy Director for a Michigan trade association, and in several roles within the Michigan House and Senate. Collin is a Master’s in Political Science candidate at Virginia Tech.
The youngest of five children, Collin was born and raised in northern Michigan. From a young age, public interest appealed to him, and he seeks to use his career to help others. Collin enjoys sports, concerts, trivia, and being on the water.
Welcome to the American Heart Association, Collin!