Mike Leonard

American Sportfishing Association

Mike Leonard

Mike serves as the Vice President of Government Affairs for the American Sportfishing Association, representing the interest of America’s 60 million anglers who generate over $45 billion in retail sales with a $125 billion impact on the nation’s economy creating employment for over one million people. Prior to that, Mike served as ASA’s Director of Ocean Resource Policy and as a policy fellow.

Mike earned his Bachelor of Science in Fisheries Science from Virginia Tech in 2005, moving to Auburn University to complete his Master’s in Fisheries Science in 2008.