Michael Bailey

Senior Program Manager, Leadership Programs
George W. Bush Institute

Michael Bailey serves as Senior Program Manager, Leadership Programs, for the George W. Bush Institute. In this role, he manages the Stand-To Veteran Leadership Program, which focuses on developing the leadership skills of veterans and those who serve them and their families. Mr. Bailey also supports alumni engagement efforts for the Institute’s international leadership programs.

Prior to joining the George W. Bush Institute, Mr. Bailey provided operations, media, and communications support to The American Choral Directors Association, a music organization dedicated to the excellence and advancement of choral music.

Mr. Bailey is a native of Arlington, Texas. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Music (Voice) from The University of Oklahoma, and he holds a Master of Business Administration with concentrations in finance and real estate from Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business. He has a passion for running and enjoys racing in half and full marathons.

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Read the article Two years since the military coup in Burma.
Feb 1, 2023

Two years since the military coup in Burma

By: Michael Bailey
It's imperative that the United States government and our democratic allies continue to condemn Burma’s military regime and demand power is returned to the rightfully elected civilian government.
Read the article Stand-To Veteran Leadership Program Module One: The Beginning of Collective Impact.
Jun 30, 2022

Stand-To Veteran Leadership Program Module One: The Beginning of Collective Impact

By: Michael Bailey
Leaders from across the country recently met at the Bush Center to begin a life-changing experience that will increase their impact in serving our Nation's veterans. Michael Bailey, Senior Program Manager of Leadership Programs at the Bush Institute, gives an overview of the 2022 Stand-To Veteran Leadership Program's Module One.
Read the article The Power of Together.
Oct 28, 2021

The Power of Together

By: Michael Bailey
As the 2021 Stand-To Veteran Leadership Program concludes, Michael Bailey, the Bush Institute Leadership Programs Manager, reflects on the remarkable cohort and their time in the program.
Read the article The Olympics don’t have to be the only time our world unites.
Jul 14, 2021

The Olympics don’t have to be the only time our world unites

By: Michael Bailey
There are few common languages we share in this world. Sports is one of them, and the Olympic Games arguably constitute the most beautiful display of unity when our countries come together and celebrate something we all love and share.
Read the article Q&A with Dr. Nay Lin Tun.
Apr 27, 2021

Q&A with Dr. Nay Lin Tun

By: Michael Bailey
Bush Institute Liberty and Leadership Scholar Dr. Nay Lin Tun tells us what it's like being a medical professional in Burma right now.