As founder and past CEO of Strategic America, Mike Schreurs is primarily responsible for setting the company’s strategic direction and addressing growth opportunities. In his 30 years of active involvement, Mike has focused on delivering strategic counsel, unique performance tools and gold standard service to leading clients regionally and nationally. In 2016, Mike transitioned from the CEO role to chairman and chief strategist. SA’s growth as an integrated marketing services firm has resulted in attracting world-class talent to an agency culture focused on its clients. His interest in studying and adapting innovative business strategies/models to challenging issues in changing times has resulted in unique success. Mike has served in leadership positions in public broadcasting, chamber of commerce organizations, coalitions, campaigns and civic and charitable causes. He has been recognized with the Lifetime Achievement Award of the advertising community of central Iowa, the Governor’s Volunteer Award, and has accepted on behalf of the company, the Integrity Award for Iowa by the Better Business Bureau. Mike also serves on the Government Relations Council of the American Association of Advertising Agencies.