Michelle Artz

Michelle Artz brings 20 years of legislative, policy, and political experience to her job as Director of Government Affairs at the American Nurses Association (ANA). In this role she oversees the organization’s federal and state advocacy as well as grassroots and political engagement. Michelle recently rejoined ANA after 2 years working in Alliance Development and Advocacy at the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers Association (PhRMA).

Michelle’s original tenure in the ANA department of Government Affairs began in 2002, and her past professional background also includes field organizing, media relations, and political action committee fundraising, and three years as a staff member in the Pennsylvania State House of Representatives