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Madhu Anderson

Director of Government Relations, Michigan

Lansing, MI

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Madhu Anderson Headshot of Madhu Anderson. © Matthew Mitchell

Areas of Expertise

Energy and Climate Policy

Media Contact

Ryan Hermes
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Madhu joined The Nature Conservancy in 2019 as director of governmental relations where she also leads the Michigan chapter’s energy and climate policy initiatives and manages state and federal government affairs and advocacy. Prior to joining TNC, Madhu held leadership roles in Michigan's state government. In addition to working in the areas of environment and energy regulatory policy, as chief deputy treasurer, her team worked on landmark tax and school finance reforms.

Madhu earned a master of public policy degree from The Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan and a bachelor of business arts in political science from the University of California, Berkeley. Madhu is also a potter and the treasurer of the Greater Lansing Potters Guild and enjoys trekking in her spare time. 

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