Brian Norman is the Director of State Affairs at the Goldwater Institute, where he assists in the development and implementation of Goldwater’s national legislative affairs strategy.
Prior to joining Goldwater, Brian served as a Policy Advisor for Arizona Governor Doug Ducey, focusing on housing, economic development, workforce development, and regulatory issues. In that role, he worked with senior government officials, agency department directors, and external stakeholders to implement the governor’s agenda.
Brian was raised in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and he has lived in Arizona since 2016. He graduated from Louisiana State University and holds a J.D. from the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University.