Christopher Mohrman, J.D.
Christopher Mohrman has worked for 25 years on issues at the intersection of public policy, law and politics. Before receiving his J.D. from the University of Wisconsin, Mr. Mohrman held various positions in the administration and campaigns of Governor Tommy Thompson. In addition to leading campaign roles, Mr. Mohrman assisted in the development, passage, and implementation of many of Thompson's groundbreaking reforms, including education reform.
After leaving the Thompson administration, Mr. Mohrman joined one of the Midwest's leading law firms, Michael Best, LLP. Mr. Mohrman assisted clients in addressing complex regulatory issues in the areas of education, insurance and health care.
Mr. Mohrman then became Assistant General Counsel at K12, Inc., the leading online curriculum provider and charter school management company in the nation. In his almost six years with K12, Mr. Mohrman served as lead counsel for all public affairs activities, including developing strategy and overseeing implementation at both the federal level and the state level teams in each of the 36 states in which K12 was active. Mr. Mohrman conducted extensive legislative drafting, analysis and negotiations. He also handled all regulatory actions and investigations related to K12's management services.