Jeff specializes in grassroots advocacy, public affairs, project management, and event organization.
Prior to joining LS2group, Jeff was the projects coordinator for the office of Iowa Secretary of State Paul D. Pate. While at the Secretary of State’s office, Jeff organized the nationally recognized Iowa Youth Straw Polls and managed statewide outreach for the Elections 101 high school curriculum. He also coordinated the Iowa College Voter Engagement Drive and first-ever Iowa College Voter Engagement Summit, guided the office’s State Fair booth installation and programming, and oversaw the Honor A Veteran With Your Vote program.
Jeff’s initial grassroots advocacy and event organization experience came from his work on several political campaigns, including 3rd District field director on the 2014 Branstad-Reynolds re-election, 2012 Iowa RNC Victory field director, and multiple campaigns in Virginia in 2013-14.
Outside of work, Jeff plays for and is the vice president of the Des Moines Rugby Club and enjoys staying in shape. Jeff also enjoys concerts and volunteering his time to assist at events around Des Moines.
Jeff graduated from The University of Akron with a major in political science, and a minor in public communication.