Vice President of Underlying Rights and Government Relations
Brandon Reed is Vice President of Underlying Rights and Government Relations at Zayo. He is responsible for building advocacy campaigns and establishing strategic relationships for the company across the United States, Canada and Europe. Brandon has more than 17 years of hybrid legal and lobbying experience, advocating before federal, state and local governments. Prior to joining Zayo, Brandon was a Senior Advocacy Manager at T-Mobile. Within his first year, he was named a T-Mobile Winners Circle and PEAK Award nominee, an award chosen out of 53,000+ employees and represents the top 1% at the company. Prior to T-Mobile, Brandon was an Executive Manager of federal, state and local government relations for Collier County, Florida. He also served as the chief counsel’s clerk within the U.S. Coast Guard (JAG), overseeing Macondo oil exploration following Deepwater Horizon. Brandon has held other Washington, DC based positions including with NACHA - The Electronic Payments Association, Russ Reid Firm, the Republican National Committee and the U.S. House of Representatives. Brandon received his Bachelor’s of Arts & Science from Louisiana State University and his Juris Doctorate from Southern University Law Center.