Johnson, Bingham Tapped for Senior Roles at Sullivan & LeShane
Sullivan & LeShane, Inc. has named Michael Johnson as Vice President, Government Affairs and Ryan Bingham as Senior Director of Government Affairs.
Both are veterans of the firm and have been steady fixtures representing Sullivan & LeShane’s clients at the State Capitol and before state agencies and local government.
“Mike and Ryan are known for delivering results within both state and local governments for our clients,” said CEO Paddi LeShane. “We look forward to the continuation of their track records in the future, and we’re happy to signify their hard work and value to the firm in this way.”
Michael Johnson began his tenure at Sullivan & LeShane in 2011 and has earned respect for his boundless energy and experience-borne knowledge of the legislative and administrative process. He knows how state and local government works and how to put our clients in the best position for success.
Mike graduated from Sacred Heart University with a BS in Government/Politics and Business Management. He completed Leadership Greater Hartford’s Leadership Challenge, was recently named to the Hartford Business Journal’s “40 Under Forty” Class of 2019 and serves on the board of directors for the Connecticut Convention and Sports Bureau.
Ryan Bingham arrived at Sullivan & LeShane in 2016 after three successful terms as Mayor of Torrington and a leadership role in the environmental services industry. In less than four years at the firm, he has taken his experience honed at City Hall and the corporate world and developed a reputation as a seasoned, tireless consensus builder who can spot and achieve “win-win” solutions that benefit clients and all parties involved.
Ryan holds a BA in Political Science from Marist College and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the University of Southern California. He has been named to Connecticut Magazine’s “40 Under 40” list and also received Marist College’s Distinguished Alumni Medal. He is the founding board member of the National Community Leaders of America Organization, and a board member of the Torrington Police Athletic League and the CCARC Impact Team, an organization serving people with disabilities.