Robert Jackson is NAMA’s Director of Government Affairs. Robert focuses on state and federal advocacy and continuing NAMA’s strong partnership with the state councils. Prior for NAMA, Robert worked at General Electric where he executed government affairs projects and acted as an external face for the corporation. Previously, Robert worked at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University as a State Outreach Associate and in the office of Senator Dean Heller of Nevada as a Legislative Correspondent. Originally from the Las Vegas area, Robert graduated from the American University in Washington, D.C. where he majored in Public Affairs.