Senior Vice President, Government Affairs
As senior vice president of government affairs, Brian Cavey represents CoBank before Congress, the administration and regulatory agencies and is based in Washington, D.C.
Prior to joining CoBank, Mr. Cavey served as the vice president of legislative affairs for the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA). Before joining NRECA in 2009, Mr. Cavey worked as a lobbyist with the Stanton Park Group representing a diverse group of clients. Mr. Cavey is an accomplished legislative operative with over 20 years of experience on Capitol Hill, in the state capitols, in corporate government affairs and trade association management. Before going into politics, Mr. Cavey was an educator, serving as an assistant to the dean of the Montana State University College of Agriculture, where he was liaison between students and university academic committees.
Mr. Cavey holds bachelors and master’s degrees in agriculture education from Montana State University.