Samantha Nelson, Junior Analyst
Samantha Nelson is a Junior Analyst at Lincoln Park Strategies working with political campaigns, issue advocacy, and nonprofit organizations. In the 2016 campaign cycle, her work as a Project Assistant focused on education issues, environmental conservation advocacy, online behavioral trends, Democratic caucuses, and various political campaigns at the local, state, and federal levels.
Sam graduated Cum Laude from Boston University, where she received her B.A. in International Relations and Political Science. Prior to joining Lincoln Park Strategies, she interned for US Senator Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND), where she focused on legislative issues concerning foreign affairs, defense, and trade. She also interned for Western Skies Strategies, working on federal level issue advocacy that concentrated mostly on food labeling, rural health care, and federal land management.
A native of Northern Virginia, Sam is happy to call the DC area home again after being away in Boston.