Matt Wise joined Crossroads Strategies following six years of government service, including tenures with both the House and Senate branches of the legislature. Since arriving in Washington, D.C., Mr. Wise has worked on a wide array of issues most notably telecommunications, trade, finance, transportation and infrastructure, and energy policy. Mr. Wise is experienced in political campaigns with extensive knowledge of how to build and guide teams for successful outcomes.
In 2005 Mr. Wise began his career in public service as a legislative assistant working for former Senator Conrad Burns of Montana. Mr. Wise’s position with Senator Burns allowed him to focus on duties of the Senate Commerce Committee.
Following his work with Senator Burns, Mr. Wise joined Congresswoman Mary Fallin of Oklahoma, eventually becoming the legislative director. His responsibilities included energy, trade, transportation/infrastructure, and tax issues.
Mr. Wise’s political activities also include having served as the Coalition Finance Director for Senator John McCain’s 2008 presidential campaign.
A native of Mississippi, Mr. Wise holds a B.S. degree in both Banking and Finance and Managerial Finance from The University of Mississippi.