Michael Kastner Biography

Managing Director
NTEA – The Association for the Work Truck Industry
(Farmington Hills, Michigan)

Mike Kastner is a government relations expert with more than 25 years of political involvement on Capitol Hill. As the industry’s key liaison in Washington, DC, he monitors all relevant regulations and safety standards, protecting and advancing the interests of the work truck industry. Mike leads all legislative and regulatory lobbying efforts across the United States and Canada and reports key developments back to the industry. 

Mike served as Chairman of the ASAE Public Policy Committee and has earned the Certified Association Executive (CAE) designation. He holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Michigan State University (East Lansing, Michigan).  


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