Lonnie is a leading progressive communicator, with extensive legislative, advocacy, non-profit and public policy experience.
Prior to joining Progress Michigan, Lonnie served as State Director for Enroll America, a national non-profit working to educate people about the new healthcare options made available by the Affordable Care Act. Prior to working for Enroll America, Lonnie served as Communications Director for Know Your Care/Protect Your Care. He previously served as a chief staffer for State Reps. Alma Wheeler Smith and Jeff Irwin.
Lonnie graduated from Central Michigan University (FIRE UP CHIPS!). He lives in southeast Michigan with his wife, son, daughter, and two rescue dogs, Finn and Ophelia.