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San Francisco, CA 94103
Michael has been the Media Director for Consumers Union’s west coast office in San Francisco since January 2000. He’s currently heading up CU’s campaign to defeat the proposed Comcast – Time Warner Cable merger. In the past, he has coordinated media outreach activities on a number of CU’s priority campaigns, including financial, patient safety, and health care reform issues. Prior to CU, Michael was the Communications Director for Greenbelt Alliance, a San Francisco Bay Area land conservation and urban planning nonprofit. Before moving to California, Michael was the Media Director for Trial Lawyers for Public Justice and Research Director for Public Citizen’s Congress Watch, both in Washington, D.C. He has nearly 25 years of experience as a public interest advocate.