Matt Ziegman is the Legislative Assistant at the Connected Commerce Council in Washington, D.C. Matt graduated from Miami University (Ohio) in 2018 with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics & Political Science. Prior to joining the Connected Commerce Council (3C) in 2019, Matt ran an Ohio Statehouse office for former Representative Dan Ramos. During his time at Miami, Matt served as an executive committee member of the Ohio Democratic Party and statewide president of College Democrats. Matt’s leadership of College Democrats enabled him to successfully oversee the implementation of multiple programs to double the organization’s membership. While also working for Miami’s Office of Institutional Relations, Matt tracked significant legislation and helped to secure public dollars for the university. In 2017, Matt interned for the Majority Group, a D.C.-based lobbying firm, and in the press office of Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV).