Adam Jentleson is Public Affairs Director at Democracy Forward. Prior to joining Democracy Forward, Adam served as Deputy Chief of Staff to Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), advising on political, legislative, and communications strategy and leading one of the largest and most diverse communications teams on Capitol Hill. Adam has over a decade of experience working at the intersection of policy, communications and legislative strategy and was named one of BuzzFeed’s “24 People Who Will Be Running Washington Next Year.” Adam has been cited in most major news outlets and his writing has appeared in the New York Times, Washington Post, and Politico.

A proud product of Montgomery County, MD, public schools, Adam holds a BA in American History from Columbia University.