Clark Hill Government Affairs Director John Van Fossen to Present at WWJ’s Unwired Coffee Series Event “How Your Votes Affect Michigan"

Nov 17, 2008

GRAND RAPIDS , MI Clark Hill’s John Van Fossen will participate as a panelist at WWJ’s Unwired Coffee Series event “How Your Votes Affect Michigan”. WWJ Newsradio 950 Technology Editor Matt Roush will host the event Thursday, November 20 th at Lawrence Technological University to discuss the impact of our votes from the 2008 election.

John Van Fossen joined Clark Hill PLC as Director of Governmental Affairs in June 2007 and manages the firm's government and public affairs group.  He serves as a lobbyist in Lansing , MI and Washington , D.C representing clients including aerospace manufacturers, hospitals, non-profits and life sciences-based organizations. Van Fossen previously served as Director of Public Affairs for the Van Andel Institute, a private cancer research institute in Grand Rapids , Michigan . Prior to joining the Van Andel Institute in 2004, Van Fossen served as Chief of Staff to Congressman Pete Hoekstra, (R-MI).

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