The Office of Federal Relations advocates on federal policies and issues that affect the university, facilitates congressional and administration meetings for university administrators, faculty and staff, coordinates issue briefings for members of congress and their staff, and serves as a liaison between the University and the federal government. Reporting to the Associate Vice Chancellor for Government Affairs and Strategic Partnerships, the Office of Federal Relations works to advance UW–Madison’s interests in Washington DC and is responsible for sharing with campus stakeholders policy and funding developments that may impact the research, education or outreach missions of the University.

Meridith Kisting stand to the right speaking to Tammy Baldwin who faces away from the camera listening and observing the equipment Kisting is describing. In the background, is medical equipment including a large screen and scanning equipment.

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Ben Miller

Assistant Vice Chancellor for Government Affairs and Strategic Partnerships & Acting Director of Federal Relations

Office of Federal Relations
University of Wisconsin-Madison
100 Maryland Ave. NE, Suite 420
Washington, DC 20002