Curt Augustine

Senior Director, State Affairs

Curt has been with Auto Innovators since its inception and was previously with the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers since 2009.  Curt serves as the Auto Innovators’ chief legislative representative before policymakers in the Western United States and works with our members to formulate policy-based strategies for legislative and regulatory issues. Previous to joining the auto industry, he served as Deputy Legislative Secretary to Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and was responsible for legislation related to transportation, business, financial, economic development, and local government issues.  Additionally, Curt served for eight years in the Gov. Pete Wilson Administration in various executive capacities and has also headed a construction industry non-profit association tasked with workforce development policy issues.