Mike Brost is the Assistant Director of Public Affairs at APLU. He helps manage APLU’s website, its social media presence, and its external communications. Brost holds a B.A. in political science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he also earned minors in African and Environmental Studies. He studied abroad at the University of Cape Town during the first half of 2014.
Before joining APLU, Mike worked as a summer associate in the executive branch and as a summer intern at U.S. Senator Herb Kohl’s district office. His writing on higher education has previously appeared in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, The New York Times, and The Wall Street Journal.