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Democratic tech firm Grassroots Analytics brings modern recruiting practices to campaign spaceWASHINGTON, April 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Grassroots Analytics today announced a pilot program to promote equality and equity in the campaign staffing space. In line with their mission of providing...
Rising Star: Gabby Giotto
While sitting in Happy Valley, PA, Gabby Giotto got the call that would alter her future in politics forever. When asked if she would volunteer for Hillary’s campaign, Gabby jumped at the opportunity. This led to serving as a fellow for Hillary at Penn State, and ultimately becoming the staging...
Rising Star: Briale Harris
"I want to build the next generation of Georgia fundraisers, especially women, Black women, and people of color. Women who are running want women on their team. Women need to be a part of this movement. One day, when Jon Ossoff's baby girl decides to run for Senate, she'll have kick-ass women to...
Rising Star: Devon Murphy-Anderson
Everyone has a story. Devon Murphy-Anderson’s is one of the most interesting we’ve heard in a while. Originally from Brunswick, Maine, Devon grew up on the water. With a lobsterman for a father, she was raised in a blue-collar town with a love for her country and a strong belief in the American...
Meet our Spring Interns!
It's a new season, which means... new interns! We are thrilled to welcome six new faces, all from different backgrounds, regions of the country, and general walks of life. Read on for a brief summary on each of our spring data analysts.
Rising Star: Andrea Cervone
Some people know they want to be involved in campaigns from the onset; others find themselves in the campaign world in a less traditional way. Andrea Cervone falls into the latter category. While seeking a career in journalism, Andrea’s partner, Ted Terry, was working as finance director for John...
Rising Star: Rio Diaz
When Trump was elected, everything changed. Like so many others, Rio Diaz wanted to get as involved as possible. He interned with the National Democratic Training Committee, which jump-started his involvement; he would go on to intern for Kim Walz, be part of the Obama Foundation's Community...
Rising Star: Madison Scalf
Madison Scalf discovered her love of campaigns in 2018. She grew up in a VA-01, an R+8 district, which led her to want to be a change maker. Madison wanted to find a way to work toward progress, so she started locally, working first as an organizer with Vangie Williams (2018) and followed shortly...
GAC Internship In Review: Fall 2021
The Fall 2021 Internship class got off to a strong start while I was on vacation. Our Operations team, led by the fabulous Emily McFadyen and the serviceable Ryan Dunn, ensured that the first week of orientation went smoothly. This included a full week of STATA trainings, mentor matching, staff...
Rising Star: Tali DeGroot
When it comes to rising star staffers, Tali DeGroot would be hard to overlook. Tali started her career at J Street, where she headed up fundraising in the Capital/South Region for the organization's 501c3, 501c4, and PAC. Following a three and a half year stint on the nonprofit/PAC side of...
Democratic tech firm Grassroots Analytics brings modern recruiting practices to campaign space
Grassroots Analytics. PRNewswire. April 26, 2022.
The third-party brokers who make millions selling your data to political groups
Taylor Giorno. OpenSecrets. April 21, 2022.
How one data company grew from one to 70 seats in WeWork
Dawn Panadrea. WeWork. February 25, 2022.
Finance Staffers Have Never Been More Important or Harder to Find
Sean J. Miller. Campaigns & Elections. January 7, 2022.
Consultants and Firms Are Looking to Innovate When It Comes to Recruiting New Talent
Sean J. Miller. Campaigns & Elections. December 8, 2021.
Born on the campaign trail, Grassroots Analytics is growing its donor database tech, and its team
Michaela Althouse. Technical.ly. December 6, 2021.
Cold Calling Tips for Artists from a Political Fundraising Professional
Nina Berman. Fractured Atlas. September 20, 2021.
Hot Redistricting Autumn
Stephanie Murray. POLITICO. September 7, 2021.