Gregory Goode serves as Executive Director of Government Relations for Indiana State University with over twenty years of public policy experience at the federal level as well as state/local government advocacy in Indiana, Washington, and California. From 2009-2012, Goode served as Chief of Staff at Bastyr University and was the founder and director of the University’s Center for Health Policy and Leadership in Seattle, Washington. He has a lengthy history of direct involvement in higher education, healthcare, and transportation public policy issues, having worked in Washington, DC for two members of the United States House of Representatives from 1997-2002. He is the former Public Policy Chair of the national Integrative Healthcare Policy Consortium and is a Governor-appointee to the Western Indiana Regional Works Council. Goode earned two degrees from Indiana State University including a B.S. in Political Science and M.A. in History. He is a PhD Candidate in Public Administration and Policy at Virginia Tech.