Dr. M. Kenneth Bowler
Dr. M. Kenneth Bowler (1942-)
is a native of St. George, Utah. After graduating from Dixie College, he served as an LDS missionary to Great Britain. He returned to earn a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Stanford University, and later obtained his Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Wisconsin.
He was an American Political Science Congressional Fellow, served on the board of editors for the Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law, and is currently a member of the Johns Hopkins Oncology Center Advisory Council. He was an assistant professor in the political science department at the University of Maryland, and published a book and several articles on federal health and welfare policies. He was the Staff Director for the U.S. House of Representatives’ Ways and Means Committee from 1987-89, and deputy staff director from 1985-87. He holds membership in the American Political Science Association and the Business-Government Relations Council; and has served on the Johns Hopkins Health Advisory Council and the Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health. He is a member emeritus of the Dixie College National Advisory Council, and is currently a Corporate Officer and Vice President for Federal Government Relations for Pfizer, Inc.
He and his wife, the former Ann Taylor, are the parents of two daughters and two sons.