Michael founded High Bridge Consulting in 2016 after spending five years as Chief of Staff at the Ohio Treasurer’s Office. As Chief of Staff, Lord managed all legislative, policy, and communications efforts with a focus on streamlining and modernizing the agency.

Prior to his leadership in the treasurer’s office, Michael served for several years in the Ohio Legislature where he focused on energy, banking, and investment policy for the majority caucus. He provides advisory services to our clients on legislative, executive, and regulatory issues.

Michael is a graduate of Ohio State University. He resides in Bexley with his wife and their two children.