Vice President - Public Affairs
Mike Rusher has more than a decade of versatile experience as a public relations professional and is skilled in nonprofit organizations, campaigns, grassroots organizing, state politics and governmental affairs. Rusher has quickly excelled within almost every organizational structure of which he’s been involved. Now, Rusher successfully applies his experience through a strategic approach to public affairs consulting and project development.
Rusher gained small business management experience while completing his bachelor’s degree. During this time, Rusher managed his first campaign for the North Carolina House of Representatives and completed an internship for the Greensboro Chamber of Commerce.
Rusher went on to join the North Carolina Republican Party as Regional Coordinator, and was later named Regional Field Director. After taking on the role of Constituent Legislative Affairs Director for the North Carolina State Senate Leader in 2011, he accepted the role State Director for the Republican National Committee’s North Carolina structure and later moved up into the role of Chief of Staff for the North Carolina Republican Party.
Rusher joined the communications staff at the North Carolina environmental department in 2015 to take head on public relations strategy for the most contentious and complex environmental issues facing the state. Rusher went on to serve as Communications Director into early 2017 before joining The Results Company.
Rusher graduated from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro with a degree in Political Science and concentration in State Government. He resides in Apex, NC "The Peak of Good Living," with his wife and enjoys do-it-yourself home projects, watching football, and yard-work.