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Jay Heck

jheck AT commoncause DOT org

Jay Heck has served as executive director of Common Cause Wisconsin since 1995.

Previously, he worked for three years at the Wisconsin Association of Independent Colleges and Universities as vice president for public and governmental affairs and chief lobbyist. He was also a top assistant to former Wisconsin Senate Majority Leader Joseph Strohl as well as director of communications for the Senate Majority Democratic Caucus and treasurer of the State Senate Democratic Committee. He also has extensive campaign and legislative experience.

Jay is a graduate of Miami University in Oxford, Ohio with degrees in political science and history.