Cullen Sheehan joined our State Government Relations team in November of 2011. Mr. Sheehan comes to LGN with more than fifteen years of experience, serving in numerous capacities at the highest level of politics and government.
Most recently, Mr. Sheehan served as Chief of Staff to the Minnesota Senate Republican Caucus and was instrumental in leading them to their first majority in 38 years. He served as a senior advisor to United States Senator Norm Coleman, and was Coleman's campaign manager in one of the most expensive and closest Senate races in Minnesota history.
Mr. Sheehan has developed extensive national networks through his work in Republican politics. Notably, he was the Midwest Regional Political Director for the Republican National Committee and served as the Executive Director of the Republican Party of Iowa. Additionally, he has served in senior roles on numerous U.S. senatorial, congressional and gubernatorial campaigns.
Mr. Sheehan is a 1997 graduate of Saint Mary's University in Winona, Minnesota, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and minored in Public Administration.