Brendan Beeter joined Iowa State's federal relations team Jan. 3 as an assistant director. He and assistant director Haley Moon will share the university's federal relations portfolio, allowing each to focus on specific policy areas.
Beeter comes to Iowa State from the Legislative Services Agency, Des Moines, where he served as a fiscal legislative analyst assigned to appropriations committees of the Iowa Legislature. He has professional experience in communications and policy with Future Ready Iowa (2021) and After School Matters, Chicago (2019-20).
Beeter earned bachelor's degrees in journalism and religious studies from the University of Iowa (2018), and a master of public policy degree from DePaul University, Chicago (2021).