Michelle Kopa

Director, State Government Relations & Public Policy (East Region)

Michelle most recently served as Director, Communications, Sustainability & Market Outreach at the American Chemistry Council (ACC), where she developed strategic plans for engagement with stakeholders, including government officials, brand owners, and standard-setting bodies, on chemicals management and sustainability solutions.

Prior to that, Michelle was the Director of Global Affairs at ACC where she was responsible for maintaining relationships with U.S. and foreign legislative bodies, international governmental bodies, and other key groups, as well as aiding dialogue between ACC member companies and constituents on regulatory policy.

Earlier in her career, Michelle worked for CropLife International and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from Principia College, as well as a Master of International Management and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Maryland University College.