Mike Morgan-Giles is a senior media relations officer at the Local Government Association. He previously worked as a parliamentary assistant to James Morris, MP, who he had worked with at the right-wing local government think-tank Localis until the May 2010 UK elections. At Localis he was Head of Communications & Membership from November 2008 until May 2010. A profile from Localis’ website stated:
Mike holds a BSc (Hons) in Politics with Economics from the University of Bath, having graduated in 2006. He previously worked at the think tank Policy Exchange where he helped to coordinate their party conference schedule, and has also worked in the public affairs sector for Finsbury Limited. Mike joined Localis in November 2008. His remit includes the events schedule, media enquiries, press releases and membership programme.