As a founding member of SSG, Brad Mittendorf leverages expertise in energy and telecommunications policy to represent clients before the Louisiana Public Service Commission (LPSC). He also coordinates issues management and media relations services.
During his seven-year tenure with the LPSC, Brad advised on energy, telecommunications and transportation policies. In addition to serving as the commissioner’s representative at regulatory hearings and workshops, Brad was also principal liaison to other elected officials and agencies. The former campaign manager of Republican Jimmy Field’s successful bid for public service commissioner, Brad also served as Commissioner Field’s executive assistant.
In addition to his work in the political and regulatory arenas, Brad founded In Focus, LLC, a private research company. As president, Brad directed focus group research to test issues for a variety of political candidates and organizations and for law firms seeking to evaluate trial and mediation strategies.
A native of Louisiana, Brad is a Phi Beta Kappa and summa cum laude graduate of Louisiana State University and served as co-editor of The Oxford Book of the American South (1997).