Mike Huckins ha been appointed as vice president of Public Affairs for the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce. Huckins will spearhead the chamber’s lobbying efforts at the Capitol, oversee the chamber’s public affairs and seven issue committees, as well as provide leadership for the chamber’s internal public affairs team.
“Mike’s extensive knowledge of the Legislative process, strong connections with members and staff, as well as his deep understanding of the State’s budget process, make him a valuable addition to the chamber,” said Todd Sanders, President and CEO of the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce.
Prior to joining the Chamber, Huckins served as director of Research for the House of Representatives, a position he held with distinction since 2009. His tenure at the House began in 1999 as a Legislative intern. He was subsequently promoted to assistant research analyst and then to senior research analyst for the Appropriations Committee.