North County Advisory Board
Manager of Government Affairs
Michael Hadland is Cox Communications’ Manager of Government Affairs for North San Diego County, South Orange County, and the Palos Verdes Peninsula. A graduate of San Diego State University, Michael began his career working for the California State Assembly as a Field Representative. Michael worked for two Members of the Assembly over the course of eight years and most recently was the Chief of Staff for former 76th District Assembly Member Rocky Chavez. Shortly after Assembly Member Chavez left office, Michael began at Cox Communications and has been with them for over two years. He currently sits on the Board of Directors for the North County Economic Development Council and the Laguna Niguel Chamber of Commerce. Michael resides in Encinitas where he enjoys the beach, hiking, and rooting for the SDSU Aztecs and the San Diego Padres.