Mike Hyde manages federal and state governmental relationships for The Jackson Laboratory. He helps to build understanding of the Laboratory and its mission among decision makers, and he represents the Laboratory in policy discussions at various levels of government. Mr. Hyde also explores opportunities for strategic partnerships and works with the CEO to open up new possibilities for research and collaboration.
Mr. Hyde is a member of the Laboratory's Senior Management Team, and he also represents the Laboratory on the board of directors of the Maine State Chamber of Commerce. His accomplishments include helping to secure funding for the JAX Genomic Medicine expansion in Connecticut and reshaping the Laboratory's branding and communications programs. Before joining the Laboratory in 2006, Mr. Hyde had a long career as a collegiate marketer and fundraiser. He holds undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of Missouri, Columbia.