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Matthew Renninger

Matthew Renninger

Matthew Renninger

Senior Manager, Government Relations

As the Planetary Society’s Senior Government Relations Manager, Matt works as part of the Society’s advocacy team in Washington, D.C. Through direct advocacy Matt communicates the Society’s policy positions to key decision makers, and acts as a voice for Society members on Capitol Hill and to the Administration. 

Prior to joining the Society Matt worked as a policy advisor to Congressman Rick Larsen (WA-02), and as the Senior Congressional Liaison at the Australian Embassy.

Matt has an M.A. in Government and International Relations from the University of Sydney, and a B.A. in Political Science from Washington State University.

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