Team Tusk

Joshua Brandt

Joshua Brandt

Josh works on multi-jurisdictional campaigns at Tusk providing public affairs and communications advice grounded in his experience advocating for the interests of innovative companies before legislative and regulatory bodies around the country. Before joining Tusk, Josh was a Director at Ironclad Partners, an Austin-based boutique public affairs firm, where he provided government relations and communications services to a variety of clients before the Texas legislature and state agencies, with an emphasis on the technology and education sectors. Prior to joining Ironclad, Josh served as the State Policy Coordinator for TechNet, a tech industry trade association. At TechNet he coordinated a 50-state policy advocacy program promoting the legislative priorities of a 70-member association consisting of a mix of the globe’s largest technology companies and nimble startups in highly regulated fields. A native of Austin, Josh is a graduate of Davidson College, where he double-majored in Political Science and Classics. 

Hometown newspaper:

Austin American-Statesman

What trend do you hope comes back:

The Longhorns winning football games