State Relations

The State Relations office serves as MSU’s base for interacting with the state’s legislative and government leaders. The staff works in collaboration with the president’s office to develop and advocate for budget and policy initiatives that enhance MSU’s strategic position and its relationships with the state legislature.
David Bertram

David W. Bertram
Associate Vice President for State Relations
dbertram@msu.edu

Assistant: Lori Dahlstrom (517) 353-9000

Bertram serves as the day-to-day point person representing MSU before the Michigan Legislature, Governor’s Office, and state departments. His role also involves working in collaborative efforts on higher education and state issues with other state universities and other stakeholders. More

 

 

State Relations