Bill Meierling, Senior Director of Public Affairs, at the American Legislative Exchange Council provides strategic counsel and public relations leadership for the organization and its policy task forces. Prior to serving ALEC, Bill offered crisis and corporate communication, coalition development and stakeholder engagement counsel to clients including United Way Worldwide, Wal-Mart, the American Petroleum Institute and the Consumer Healthcare Products Association. Bill is professor of multiculutral engagement at the George Washington University Graduate School of Political Management in Washington, D.C.
Bill holds bachelor's degrees in Political Science and Spanish from Hampden Sydney College and a master's degree in Political Management and Political Communication from George Washington University. He has been featured on the BBC and CSPAN and has published numerous pieces on political action, international campaigning, PAC Management, and professional advocacy.