Michigan Legislative Consultants

From his time running policy offices, to leading the Senate Republican Caucus, he developed a keen understanding of how state government works. He brings that insider’s knowledge to Michigan Legislative Consultants where he will put our clients in the best possible position to succeed.


Craig began his career working for a State Senator. After that, he worked in the House before moving to the private sector and the Lafarge Corporation, including serving as their Director of Government Affairs. Craig transitioned back into the legislature by accepting a position as Deputy Director and Senior Policy Advisor at the House Republican Policy Office, then the Director of the Senate Majority Policy Office.

Before joining MLC, Craig worked for the Senate Majority Leader, first as Deputy Chief of Staff and Legislative Director, then Chief of Staff, where he regularly negotiated with the Governor’s office, oversaw the $42.5 million budget and the 387 employees, and maintained an extensive network of elections officials, legislative staff, administration officials, and other Lansing stakeholders.


Craig holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science, with a minor in Political Philosophy, from Michigan State University.

Outside of the Office

Craig enjoys golfing and spending time with his wife, Telly, and their five children.

Craig Ryan