Manager, Vehicle Energy & Environmental Policy
Mike Watson joined the Alliance for Automotive Innovation in 2021. Among other topics, he covers EV battery durability, refrigerants, OBD and certification issues. Prior to Auto Innovators, Mike worked at the U.S. Department of Energy, as the advance lead for Secretary Brouillette. As advance lead, he was responsible for coordinating and executing logistics for the Secretary for both domestic and international operations. Mike also spent time on Capitol Hill working for the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee focusing primarily on infrastructure issues. He graduated from Marquette University with a BA in Political Science.