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Sam Polstein

Sam Polstein

Sam leads multi-jurisdictional and national campaigns for Tusk Strategies and Tusk Ventures clients, with a special focus on digital strategy, paid media, and grassroots advocacy.

Prior to joining Tusk, Sam served as Senior Associate at Bully Pulpit Interactive (BPI) – leading digital and paid media strategies for a wide variety of political, philanthropic, & corporate clients including Elizabeth Warren, Bloomberg Philanthropies, Open Society Foundations, AIG, and a host of others.

Before BPI, Sam managed field campaigns for Democrats across the country, including statewide and local campaigns in New York, Missouri, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin. Most recently, he served as Statewide Deputy Field Director in Michigan – helping elect Gary Peters to the U.S. Senate as the only non-incumbent Democrat in the 2014 cycle.

Sam holds a B.A. from the University of Wisconsin. He is based out of our New York office and lives in Queens.

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