GLLC Staff

The Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Legislative Caucus is organized and staffed by The Council of State Governments Midwestern Office (CSG Midwest). Each of the CSG Midwest staff members listed below contributes to the management and operation of the Caucus as well as to GLLC-related publications.

Mike McCabe

Director, CSG Midwest

Mike McCabe is the director of the Midwestern Office. He is responsible for managing the staff, providing secretariat services to the Midwestern Legislative Conference and other association duties. Before serving as director, he was the assistant director for six years. He holds an undergraduate degree in political science from Iowa State University and is a graduate of the University of Illinois College of Law. Mike is a member of the bar in Iowa and Illinois. Contact Mike at or 920.925.1922

Tim Anderson

Publications Manager

Tim’s staff support to the GLLC includes compiling the state/provincial and federal legislative trackers and writing for the quarterly e-newsletter. Tim currently serves as publications manager and staff liaison to legislators from Michigan and Nebraska and to the Midwestern Legislative Conference (MLC) Education Committee. He has a bachelor’s degree in education and journalism from Butler University and a master’s degree in political science from Northern Illinois University. Contact Tim at or 630.925.1922.

Jon Davis

Assistant Editor

Jon began working with the Caucus in 2019, assisting with the quarterly e-newsletter, the GLLC’s web meetings, and the Task Force on Lead. He is the liaison to legislators from South Dakota and Wisconsin, and to the MLC Health & Human Services Committee. He has a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a master’s degree in public affairs reporting from the University of Illinois at Springfield. Contact Jon at or 630.925.1922.