The Analyst Institute

We’re passionate about using science to help win elections and advance progressive policies.

We’re a mix of political scientists, campaign operatives, math whizzes, and management consultants from diverse backgrounds. Over-represented populations include foodies, athletes, and game nerds.

Meet the team members

Emily Bello-Pardo

Community Engagement Manager

Taylor Brooks


Saul Cunow

Engagement Director

Mahelet Fekade


Jeff Ferguson


Daniel Gonzales

Strategy Director

Zoe Helding

Software Engineer

Shana Holmes

Operations Manager

Lauren Keane

Managing Director

Karuna Koppula

Senior Political Associate

Leo Liu

Lead Scientist

Shira Miller

Director of Community Partnerships and Senior Advisor for Political Strategy

Josh Rosmarin

Chief of Staff

Aaron Strauss

Executive Director

Lena Tom

Data & Engagement Director

Miya Woolfalk

Engagement Director