Michael Johnson is the founder of Brentwood Public Affairs which specializes in government relations in the state of Texas.

Prior to launching Brentwood Public Affairs, Michael spent the last decade working with and learning from one of the most successful lobbyists in Texas and one of the most respected public affairs firms in Austin. In that capacity he had the opportunity to work on and impact a cross-section of issues such as, education, energy, financial institutions, transportation, and the Texas budget. Michael is uniquely adept at protecting the business interests of Fortune 500 companies, small businesses, nonprofits and individuals.

Before that, Michael worked at an Austin based strategic communications firm where he first learned where the corporate and political worlds intersect and how vital that connection is.

Michael also had the opportunity work on multiple successful Texas statewide and Texas Senate campaigns. Michael’s career started off in sports information at the collegiate level.

Michael is the proud father of two children and an avid college football fan.