Director of Government Affairs and Public Policy,
Greater Louisville Inc., Metro Chamber of Commerce
Iris Wilbur joined Greater Louisville Inc., the metro chamber of commerce, in 2016 and serves as their Director of Government Affairs and Public Policy. In her role, she works on policy and legislation at the local, state and federal levels to help advocate for the region’s business community. Prior to that, Iris was a political operative for 9 years working on campaigns and committees.
In the 2016 election cycle, Iris worked with the National Republican Senatorial Committee, serving as Regional Political Director of Indiana, Kentucky, & Ohio. Ahead of the 2014 election cycle, she joined Team Mitch in early 2013 as Political Director to reelect Senator Mitch McConnell. In the 2012 Presidential race, Iris was based in New Mexico and Northern Nevada on behalf of the Republican National Committee and Mitt Romney for President as their State Victory Director. Prior to that, Iris worked on the 2011 Kentucky Gubernatorial race and the 2010 U.S. Senate campaign to elect Rand Paul.
She’s from Rineyville, KY and a graduate of the University of Louisville- College of Business.