As the Manager of Government Relations for NASAO John Shea supports the President/CEO with coordinating all advocacy and legislative efforts to Congress and federal agencies for NASAO members.
John brings over four years of Capitol Hill experience, having served in both policy and communications roles. John also served as a campaign manager for a congressional campaign. In addition, he has worked for Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (TX), Rep. Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03), and Rep. Stephen Fincher (TN-08), where he advised on several different policy areas including commerce, financial services, homeland security, judiciary, labor, telecommunication, trade, and transportation.
John graduated from the University of Memphis with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and a Minor in Public Relations.