Andrew Hitt is a current board member of IRG Action Fund. He is the former chair of the Republican Party of Wisconsin who took the helm following 2018 — providing a face for the Wisconsin GOP in a turbulent time and successfully turning around party operations to prepare for the next generation of conservative reformers in 2022 and beyond.
Andrew currently works as a senior member of Michael Best Strategies’ government and regulatory law team and a Partner at Michael Best Strategies where he leads its Communications team. He served in Governor Scott Walker’s administration as his deputy legal counsel, senior advisor and as a member of the governor’s cabinet at the Department of Health Services and Department of Administration. Prior to serving in the Walker administration, he was an assistant district attorney in the Violent Crimes Unit of the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office. After law school, he served as the law clerk to the Honorable Justice Annette K. Ziegler of the Wisconsin Supreme Court.
In addition to serving on the board of IRG Action Fund, Andrew serves on the school board of his children’s school. He also serves on the board of a federally qualified health center and in the past has served on a number of boards including the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics Board of Directors.