Brandon A. Bookout, Government Relations Associate
Brandon originally joined Merchant McIntyre as a Legislative Fellow. Brandon added so much value we asked him to join the MM team! Brandon specializes in business management, nonprofit program design, and economic development.
Prior to his employment at MM, Brandon served as an economic development analyst at Conexus Indiana. Tasked with coordinating relationships between auto manufacturers and the Indiana Economic Development Corporation, he helped identify industry needs and growth trends. Brandon also assisted in growing the Conexus ICON, a business-to-business database that connects potential buyers with Indiana-based suppliers.
Brandon previously served as a research analyst for Taft Stettinius & Hollister's Environmental Law Division in downtown Indianapolis. In that role, Brandon helped identify potential brownfield sites across the state of Indiana and their corresponding insurance records.
Brandon served on the Board of Directors for Camp Crosley YMCA from 2013-2016. During his time on the board, he assisted in coordinating funding and growth activities focused on building camp capacity.