Vice President of Government Relations
Mike Liptak serves as Vice President of Government Relations for Travel Tech, managing a broad portfolio of public policy initiatives before the U.S. Congress, the administration, and at the state and local levels.
Prior to joining Travel Tech, Mike spent nearly five years as Director of Government Affairs for the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association, where he lobbied Congress on behalf of the aggregates industry with a strong focus on transportation, tax, and small business issues. He also spent five years with a small, but aggressive consulting and lobbying firm developing strategies for policy implementation and identifying federal grant opportunities. Mike brings to the association an extensive political background having worked on several House and Senate campaigns in Kentucky, Pennsylvania, and Washington. He has worked to develop and maintain close relationships with congressional staff in countless personal offices, key committees, and in leadership.
Mike began his tenure in the nation’s capital as a legislative aide to U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell (KY), the current Senate Majority Leader. He is a native of Western Pennsylvania and a graduate of Grove City College.