Government Relations

The Emory & Henry Office of Government Relations develops and manages the institution’s strategy for strengthening relationships with elected officials and government agencies.

In consultation with Emory & Henry administrators and executives, the Director of Government Relations plans and executes a comprehensive, proactive government affairs strategy that advances the institution’s mission and goals with local, regional, state, and federal elected officials. The Director also serves as Emory & Henry’s principal liaison to elected officials at all levels.

E&H President John Wells chats with Delegate Israel O'Quinn (E&H '02 and E&H ... E&H President John Wells chats with Delegate Israel O'Quinn (E&H '02 and E&H Trustee) at a recent Washington County Chamber of Commerce meeting.

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, along with E&H President John Wells, address a social movements class... U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, along with E&H President John Wells, address a social movements class this past spring. Sen. Kaine shared an excerpt from "The Coal Miner's Blues" on his harmonica.