Mike Whatley

Vice President, State & Local Affairs

Topics: State and local government affairs, grassroots advocacy, workforce and labor

Mike Whatley is the National Restaurant Association’s vice president of state and local affairs. He advocates on behalf of the restaurant industry throughout the country.

Before joining the Association, he worked for the House of Representatives Oversight and Government Reform Committee. He is a graduate of Claremont McKenna College in Claremont, Calif. He recently received his MBA from Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business.