Partners and VPs

Partners and VPs

Twelve partners and two Vice Presidents conduct research throughout the country on a wide array of campaigns and issues.

Robert Autry (VA)ContactBack to top

Rob Autry is a Partner of Public Opinion Strategies, one of the leading political, public affairs, and corporate positioning research firms in the United States. Public Opinion Strategies has 15U.S. Senators, six governors, and 70 Members of Congress as clients, as well as many of the nation's most well-known trade associations and Fortune 500 companies. Additionally, prestigious media outlets in the U.S. such as NBC News, The Wall Street Journal, and National Public Radio rely on us to conduct their polling.

Robert Blizzard (VA)ContactBack to top

Robert Blizzard is a Partner at Public Opinion Strategies, a national political and public affairs research firm. Described by The New York Times as "the leading Republican polling company" in the country, Public Opinion Strategies' political clients include 15 U.S. Senators, over 75 members of Congress, six Governors, and numerous State Legislators and local elected officials across the country. The firm is also part of the bi-partisan research team that conducts the NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll.

Alex Bratty (VA)ContactBack to top

Alex Bratty is a Partner with Public Opinion Strategies, a national corporate and public affairs survey research firm with offices in Washington, Denver, and Los Angeles. Public Opinion Strategies' clients include numerous Fortune 500 companies, trade associations, government entities and non-profit charities.

Glen Bolger (VA)ContactBack to top

Glen Bolger is one of the Republican Party's leading political strategists and pollsters. He is a partner and co-founder of Public Opinion Strategies, a national political and public affairs survey research firm whose clients include leading political figures, Fortune 500 companies, and major associations. Public Opinion Strategies has 15 U.S. Senators, six governors, and more than 75 Members of Congress as clients.

Jim Burton (VA)ContactBack to top

Jim Burton is a partner at Public Opinion Strategies, a leading national political and public affairs research firm. Since joining the firm in January 2002, he has worked on over 1000 research projects. Besides managing research projects, Jim is responsible for the training of the firms project directors and is the liaison with its phone centers and other outside vendors.

Elizabeth Harrington (PA)ContactBack to top

Elizabeth Harrington is a partner at Public Opinion Strategies. Since joining the firm in 1998, the major focus of Elizabeth's work has been public affairs and public policy research, managing over 25 million dollars of both qualitative and quantitative research projects. During Elizabeth's tenure at Public Opinion Strategies, she has been promoted from Project Director to Senior Project Director to Vice President to Partner.

Patrick Lanne (NY)ContactBack to top

Patrick Lanne is a Partner at Public Opinion Strategies and is based in upstate New York. Over the last ten years, Patrick has directed and managed nearly a thousand quantitative and qualitative research projects for political candidates, Republican Party organizations, ballot initiatives, trade associations and Fortune 500 companies.

Nicole McCleskey (NM)ContactBack to top

Nicole McCleskey is a Partner with Public Opinion Strategies, a leading national political, public policy, and public affairs research firm. Public Opinion Strategies is widely recognized as the nation's leading Republican polling firm, listing 15 U.S. Senators, 6 Governors, and over 75 Members of Congress as clients.

Bill McInturff (VA)ContactBack to top

Bill McInturff is a partner and co-founder of Public Opinion Strategies, a national political and public affairs survey research firm. Since its founding in 1991, the firm has completed more than six million interviews with voters and consumers in all fifty states and over a dozen foreign countries, and conducted more than 4,500 focus groups. Called by The New York Times, "the leading Republican polling company," Public Opinion Strategies currently represents 15 U.S. Senators, six governors, and over 75 Members of Congress.

Neil Newhouse (VA)ContactBack to top

Neil Newhouse is a partner and co-founder of Public Opinion Strategies, a national political and public affairs research firm which has been described by the New York Times as "the leading Republican polling company" in the country. Neil has twice been named "Pollster of the Year" by the American Association of Political Consultants and was lead pollster for Gov. Mitt Romney's 2012 Presidential campaign.

Gene Ulm (VA)ContactBack to top

Gene is one of the Republican Party's leading political strategists and pollsters. Active in Republican campaigns for 25 years, Gene has extensive experience on behalf of numerous successful U.S. Senate, gubernatorial, congressional and state legislative campaigns.

Lori Weigel (CO)ContactBack to top

Lori Weigel is a Partner with Public Opinion Strategies, based in the firm's Colorado office. Public Opinion Strategies' clients include 77 Members of Congress, six governors, 15 U.S. Senators and numerous Fortune 500 companies. The firm also conducts corporate image, crisis management and public policy polling for numerous national associations and Fortune 500 companies, such as the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, American Hospital Association, America's Health Insurance Plans, and the National Association of Realtors. The firm is also the Republican partner for the NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll, the National Public Radio poll, and the CNBC poll.

Jim Hobart (VA)ContactBack to top

Jim Hobart is a Vice President at Public Opinion Strategies, a national political and public affairs research firm. Described by The New York Times as "the leading Republican polling company" in the country, Public Opinion Strategies' political clients include 15 U.S. Senators, over 75 members of Congress, six Governors, and numerous State Legislators and local elected officials across the country. The firm is also part of the bi-partisan research team that conducts the NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll.

MICAH ROBERTS (VA)ContactBack to top

Micah Roberts is Vice President at Public Opinion Strategies, a national political and public affairs research firm. Described by The New York Times as "the leading Republican polling company" in the country, Public Opinion Strategies' political clients include 15 U.S. Senators, over 75 members of Congress, six Governors, and numerous State Legislators and local elected officials across the country.