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Brett Ewer*

Michael Best Strategies LLC

*Names that appear with an asterisk indicate a Michael Best professional not admitted to practice law.

Washington, D.C.
The Wharf
1000 Maine Avenue SW
Suite 400
Washington, D.C. 20024


Brett Ewer is a seasoned government relations professional with a decade of experience in government relations, business strategy, public affairs, crisis communications, reputation management, and strategic communications.

Prior to joining Strategies, Brett served as the Head of Government Relations at CrossFit, the world’s largest gym chain, where he led a global team influencing policies at the local, state, federal, and international levels. Brett also served as the company’s spokesman for public affairs and counseled the company on emerging government and PR issues. In 2020, he founded and led the Community Gyms Coalition, representing 20,000 gyms, to advocate for federal aid during the COVID pandemic and policies to promote health and fitness.    

Honors & Recognitions

  • Washington DC’s 500 Most Influential People of 2023, Washingtonian Magazine
  • Washington DC’s 500 Most Influential People of 2022, Washingtonian Magazine


Community Involvement

  • Guest Lecturer, The George Washington University
  • Development Committee Member, Cathedral Choral Society
  • Past President, Foundation for Holistic Health Education    
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