Dave Salisbury


Dave Salisbury joined Sean P. Dunn and Associates after serving the people of Ohio in Governor John R. Kasich's administration. As a legislative affairs staffer in the governor's office, Dave worked closely with cabinet directors and other agency leadership to develop and implement the policy agenda of Governor Kasich before the General Assembly. 

Previous to working for the governor, Dave worked for the Governor's Office of Health Transformation (OHT). While at OHT, Dave focused on coordinating and executing lobbying strategies and messaging for multiple state agencies to achieve large policy and budgetary reforms. During his time at OHT, Dave functioned as the legislative director for the Department of Medicaid. Here, he gained extensive experience in the rule-making and State Controlling Board processes. 

Before joining the executive branch, Dave built trusted relationships with state legislators while fundraising for House Republican campaigns and clerking the Health and Human Services Finance subcommittee for Chairman Jeff McClain. As an energetic and experienced operative, Dave has the knowledge and ability to maneuver the world of government and politics. 

Dave received a Bachelor’s Degree in political science from The Ohio State University. He enjoys sports and loves rooting for his Cleveland teams. Dave resides in Eastmoor with his wife and three daughters.