Willis Reid

Manager, State Affairs

Willis Reid is the Manager of State Affairs at the Wine & Spirits Wholesalers Association (WSWA). In his role, Willis coordinates with local WSWA members and associations to take action on wholesaler policy.

Prior to joining WSWA, Willis worked as a Policy Analyst and Business Development Associate for FOCUS, a Leonine Business. In this role with FOCUS, Willis prioritized, analyzed, and reported on key legislative and regulatory activities of importance to his client portfolio.

Willis graduated from Saint Michael's College in 2016 with a B.A. in Political Science and a B.S. in Business Administration. During his undergraduate career, he worked in the offices of both Senator Patrick Leahy and former Governor Peter Shumlin. He is now pursuing his M.A. in Public Policy and Public Administration from Concordia University.