Vinnie Vernuccio | Senior Fellow


F. Vincent Vernuccio serves as Strategic Advisor at the Mackinac Center and Workers for Opportunity and as President for the Institute for the American Worker.

Vernuccio brings over a decade of expertise in labor law and policy and is regarded as one of the leading experts in the field. As a labor policy consultant, he has advised a multitude of policy and grassroots organizations throughout the country. He is a graduate of the Ave Maria School of Law.

Vernuccio served on the U.S. Department of Labor transition team for the Trump Administration and as a member of the Federal Service Impasses Panel. Under former President George W. Bush he served as special assistant to the assistant secretary for administration and management in the Department of Labor. Currently, he is a well-respected and sought-after voice on labor policy panels throughout the country and in Washington, D.C. He has advised congressmen and state legislators on labor-related issues, and has testified before the U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, Postal Service and Labor Policy.