- Gardner, Mike
- 2 N. Central Ave., Ste. 1150, Phoenix, AZ 85004
- (602) 761-2764
- (602) 697-3588
- Ranked as the #1 lobbying firm by the Phoenix Business Journal for the past seven years, experience, integrity and results are the defining characteristics of Triadvocates. Whether clients need assistance with policy and advocacy, government marketing or economic development, Triadvocates has first-hand knowledge and experience with all aspects of navigating government. Our extensive contacts, strong bi-partisan relationships with, and access to, local, state and federal officials make us effective advocates for our clients.
Bio & Experience:
- With his business background and experience as a former lawmaker, Mike plays a significant role in the firm’s policy and advocacy business line. Nominated multiple times as one of the top lobbyists in the state by the Arizona Capitol Times, Mike represents a wide variety of clients across multiple industries at the state, local and federal level where he has spearheaded major reform efforts on large-scale policy initiatives, including reforms to Arizona’s tax system, regulatory structure and public safety pension system. Mike served three terms in the Arizona House of Representatives, where he held multiple leadership roles. Widely respected by his peers for his political acumen and reputation for fairness, immediately prior to joining TRIADVOCATES, Mike served as the Chief of Staff to the Arizona Senate President during a period when the Senate was evenly split among Republicans and Democrats. His tenure as an elected official and senior staff advisor, coupled with his business experience, give Mike a unique understanding of how to help clients tell their story as they navigate the maze of government. Education: B.S., Arizona State University.