Bose Public Affairs Group
Bose Public Affairs Group is a fully integrated public affairs firm that is dedicated to successfully providing a diverse range of services to our clients. With offices in Indianapolis and Washington, DC, our veteran team of professionals possess an array of accomplished backgrounds within all levels of government, as well as political organizations, trade associations, media outlets and private sector industries. Firm members are actively involved within both major political parties with various campaign committees.
Our reputation is built on results. We rely on our team's diverse experience, relationships and knowledge to develop and implement a strategy that achieves the outcomes that clients expect.
Bose Public Affairs Group's areas of service include government relations at the state and federal levels, strategic communications, grassroots and grasstops organizing, PAC and campaign finance compliance, corporate and social responsibility, stakeholder engagement, and public affairs management.
Our expertise covers diverse range of policy areas allowing us to service clients in the following industries:
- Biotechnology and Life Sciences
- Economic Development
- Financial Institutions
- Gaming and Horseracing
- Government Contracts
- Sports and Entertainment
- Tax and Fiscal Policy
ANDREW MILLER is managing principal of Bose Public Affairs Group. In addition to his leadership role, Andy is a passionate advocate, providing valuable consultation and services to clients, including strategic planning, relationship development, legislative lobbying and political action committee management. He has experience in representing his clients at both the state and local levels of government with a primary focus on state government relations.
Andy serves on the executive committee of the Indiana Fiscal Policy Institute and on the board of Junior Achievement of Central Indiana. He is a member of the Governmental Affairs Society of Indiana and the Public Affairs Council. He and his family are actively involved with Best Buddies and Gigi’s Playhouse.
In an official capacity Andy is a mayoral appointment to the Indiana Stadium and Convention Building Authority. He has been previously on the boards of the Fort Harrison Reuse Authority and Indianapolis International Airport Authority He also volunteered as a host committee member for the 2002 meeting of the National Black Caucus of State Legislators in Indianapolis.
Prior to moving to Indiana, Andy was appointed by the Governor of Maryland to a one-year commission as a member of the University System of Maryland Board of Regents. During his tenure on the board, he was a member of the Education Policy and Advancement Committees.
Andy earned his undergraduate degree from Frostburg State University located in Frostburg, Maryland.
PAUL MANNWEILER is a principal with Bose Public Affairs Group. As the former Republican speaker of the Indiana House of Representatives, Paul aggressively addressed a broad range of issues from tax reform to accountability in education, and economic development to tort reform. A veteran public official, he served in the Indiana House of Representatives for 22 years before joining the firm.
In addition to his legislative peers who elected him speaker of the House on three separate occasions, many other groups have recognized Paul’s superior legislative skills. He was the first Indiana state legislator to serve as President of the National Conference of State Legislatures, a prestigious organization that represents all legislators and legislative staff throughout the country.
Paul’s experience is not limited to the legislative side of public policy. In 1997, he joined Indianapolis Power & Light Company as senior vice president of external affairs. He also has practiced law for 32 years and has represented clients in a variety of regulatory matters.
Paul earned his bachelor’s and doctorate of jurisprudence from Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law – Indianapolis. Upon completion of his education, he entered the political world as a campaign aide to then-Indiana Speaker of the House Otis Bowen.
Paul is an officer in the NCSL Foundation, he has served on the board of directors for the State Legislative Leaders Foundation; American Enterprise Life Insurance Co.; Indiana Repertory Theatre; Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law – Indianapolis (board of visitors); and the Indiana Economic Development Council.
TREVOR VANCE is a principal with Bose Public Affairs Group. He serves the needs of the firm’s clients using his several years of political experience by focusing on policy development, procurement and legislative lobbying in the state legislative arena.
Trevor has experience representing issues ranging from energy, financial institutions, environmental regulations, worker classification, as well as matters affecting food and beverage manufacturers in the legislative and regulatory realms. The Indiana Society of Association Executives honored Trevor with its Award of Excellence in Government Affairs for his efforts on behalf of Bose clients.
Prior to joining Bose Public Affairs Group, Trevor served eight years as the Manager of State Affairs for the Indiana Statewide Association of Rural Electric Cooperatives, Inc. In this position, he represented the association and its 39 independent member systems before the Indiana General Assembly and various state agencies.
Before working for Indiana’s rural electrics, Trevor spent several years at the Indiana House of Representatives working his way up to the role of Senior Legislative Assistant. In this role, he was responsible for the coordination of the Democratic caucus legislative assistants in the daily activities of 53 state representatives’ legislative offices. He was also responsible for the direct management of the offices of House Chairmen James Bottorff (Commerce), Michael A. Dvorak (Courts and Criminal Code), Markt L. Lytle (Natural Resources) and W. Dale Sturtz (Environmental Affairs).
Trevor earned his bachelor of science in political science, with a concentration in pre-law, from the University of Indianapolis. While attending the University of Indianapolis, he served as a legislative intern for State Representatives Markt L. Lytle, David Copenhaver, James Bottorff, Paul Robertson and Dennis Heeke and was responsible for policy analysis, constituent relations and other office assistance.
Trevor serves on the Board of Governors for the Governmental Affairs Society of Indiana (GASI). He also serves on the board of directors for the Youth Enhancement and Training Initiative (YETI).