Director of State PolicyState and National Relations
Andrew Beardslee serves as the Director of State Policy for the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC). In this position, Beardslee coordinates the NPPC state policy agenda, manages state lobbying activity, and builds proactive campaigns to further NPPC policy efforts and protect producers’ freedom to operate.
Beardslee has over a decade of experience in state government. Prior to joining NPPC, he worked on the Michigan House Republican Policy staff as Deputy Budget Director and Policy Adviser. He also served as a Legislative Analyst for the Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity (LEO) and a Legislative Liaison for the Michigan Department of Transportation.
Beardslee obtained a B.A. from Grand Valley State University where he studied English, Spanish and applied Linguistics.