Speaker: Mike Isaacson, BA Social Work and Master of Public Policy

Title/Position: SVP Government & Regulatory Relations

Company: VGM

About Mike Isaacson:

Mike “Ike” Isaacson is the Senior Vice-President of Government Relations for VGM & Associates. In his role he focuses on advocating for and elevating the DMEPOS industry. Ike is a consummate coach who excels at mentoring others to serve as grass root champions for a better climate to serve customers. Working with the Government & Regulatory Team, healthcare providers, and other industry advocates, Ike is dedicated to advancing the life changing work that our members do in their communities. Prior to joining The VGM Group, Inc in 2017, Ike spent 23 years as a state and national leader in not-for-profit community-based healthcare settings. His work advocating alongside individuals, families, communities, and healthcare partners at the state and federal levels centered on providing access to high quality healthcare and consumer choice. Staying true to his service roots, Mike sits on the Board of Directors for several non-profit agencies in his local area, assisting them in fund development, legislative initiatives, and community outreach. Over the years, Ike has become a sought-out speaker on leadership and employee development. Utilizing his “student of the game” approach, he has helped to guide and develop leaders across the country. His real-world delivery, using his personal and professional life experiences, provides entertaining and thought-provoking presentations. Mike and his wife Teresa spend their time raising and following their four children in all the activities and directions they take in life. He has a Bachelor of Social Work and a Master of Public Policy from the University of Northern Iowa.