Fmr. White House Staffer Michael D. Gottlieb Joins National Journal

Michael D. Gottlieb is joining National Journal as executive director of the Policy Brands Roundtable, announced NJ Group CEO Tim Hartman this morning

Michael D. Gottlieb is joining National Journal, a division of Atlantic media, as executive director of the Policy Brands Roundtable, announced NJ Group CEO Tim Hartman this morning.

“Michael’s various talents and deep experience across all corners of the policy world, the legal community, the military, and the healthcare industry make him an ideal leader for the Policy Brands Roundtable,” said Hartman in the announcement. “I know he will be an amazing asset to our hundreds of members as we continue to help them maximize brand value and communicate the issues they care about most to leaders in Washington.”

Starting in April, the former associate White House counsel and special assistant to the President of the United States, will lead the division “that helps companies understand and improve how their brands are perceived by policy makers in Washington, DC.”

Gottlieb, who holds degrees from Yale College, Yale Law School, Yale Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, and the University of London, has worked for every branch of federal government and is a Captain in the U.S. Air Force.