Applied Civics is a responsible, local-level government relations firm.

S. Brandon Coan is a consultant, attorney and former Louisville, Kentucky Metro Council Member. He founded Applied Civics in 2014 in a bid to disrupt the lobbying industry and to advance the field of corporate social responsibility.

no expenditures, campaign contributions or financial transactions.

Brandon’s practices include legislation and rulemaking, regulatory and land use matters, workforce development, economic incentives, sustainable procurement and public-private partnerships. He advises national brands on business market strategies and community engagement.