Michael Vogler

Vice President of Development

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Michael S. Vogler is the Vice President of Development for the Tax Foundation. In this role, he works directly with executives from America’s business community and develops strategic relationships with trade and lobbying groups who are concerned with the economic direction of the country and who wish to see America’s tax code more competitive and pro-growth.

Michael has a BS from the University of Rochester and an MS Ed from Shenandoah University. Prior to joining the Tax Foundation, Michael was a sales executive representing some of the world’s largest companies: HP, Compaq, Minolta and Hitachi Business Systems. He has a strong background in direct sales, consulting, and customer service.

Michael also taught high school and coached varsity sports for seven years in Loudoun County Public Schools. His background in education, competitive sales, and business development makes his skill set unique. His work with America’s youth in the classroom and on the athletic field combined with his understanding of the business world have made him passionate about working toward stronger economic growth in America, so our children have an economy they can be part of one day.

Michael lives in Alexandria, VA with his wife, Sarah, their two children, Brooks and Charlotte, and their dog Maui. In his spare time, Michael likes to play hockey, read, cook, travel, and exercise.