Vince Stine, PhD is the Director of Government Affairs for AACC, where is responsible for legislative and regulatory affairs for the Association. He is the staff liaison to the Government Relations and Pediatric Reference Range Committees. Dr. Stine is also an Adjunct Professor of Political Science at The George Washington University, where he teaches American Political Parties and Religion and Politics. Prior to joining AACC in 1990, Dr. Stine worked four years on Capitol Hill as a Legislative Assistant. Dr. Stine has a Master's in Public Administration from George Mason University and a Doctorate in Public Policy from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.