Joshua Wolf

Joshua Wolf


Experienced Senior Project Manager whose skill set includes:  leadership development and team building; strategic planning and implementation; internal and external communication; and passion coupled with a strong work ethic.

Work History

Work History
Aug 2010 - Present

National Data Coordinator

New Organizing Institute


  • Manage the fundraising, budget, planning, curriculum development, and implementation for 14 beginner,
  • intermediate and advanced data trainings across America
  • Setup, customize, and administer Salesforce for the entire NOI organization
  • Provide programmatic, data, and technology support for the Organizing and Training departments


  • Generate daily, weekly, monthly and annual reports for the Civic Engagement Organizing Project
  • Trained organizers, data managers, regional managers, and program directors to use the Voter Activation Network
  • Coached and supported program directors to create and implement comprehensive campaign plans
  • Managed Catalist syndication and data access for Arizona and Texas c3 table organizations
May 2006 - Aug 2010


Gray and Associates
  • Managed 13 primary and 8 general races for municipal, county, state and statewide campaigns in Nevada (2006)
  • Managed 8 primary races for municipal, county, state, and statewide campaigns in Nevada (2010)
  • Created, tracked and billed detailed line item budgets, ranging from $250,000 to $750,000
  • Worked directly with pollsters and researchers to write polls and develop campaign themes and messages
  • Designed, wrote and worked with website and research vendors to create candidate and opposition websites
  • Managed paid canvassers, team leads, managers, and outreach directors for all clients
  • Wrote and/or edited hundreds of mail pieces, media releases, candidate questionnaire answers, candidate speeches, television and radio advertisements, auto-dial scripts and all field materials
Apr 2009 - Nov 2009

Data and Reporting, Hiring and Special Projects Director

Virginia Democratic Coordinated Campaign
  • Generated daily and weekly voter contact, voter penetration, audit, organization and special request reports
  • Provided daily and weekly analysis of the strengths and weaknesses of the statewide coordinated field program
  • Managed the interview and hiring process which hired 81 employees
  • Responsible for planning, targeting and executing the Absentee Ballot and the Out of State Volunteer programs
Mar 2008 - Nov 2008

State Director
  • Developed, wrote, and managed a $1.14 million comprehensive statewide independent expenditure campaign
  • Led a statewide organization of 53 team members, which included 7 leads and 46 organizers
  • Collaborated with America Votes partner organizations to coordinate strategy and activities
  • Created training materials and “trained the trainers” for each phase of the campaign program
  • Determined strategy for campaign targets through participation in Project New West poll briefings and focus groups
Oct 2007 - Feb 2008

Regional Director

Hillary Clinton for President
  • Managed an intense campaign operation for 2 regional offices and 9 organizers in Iowa and 2 regional offices and 2 organizers in South Carolina
  • Assessed and evaluated organizer’s progress to goal daily, weekly and monthly
  • Mentored, instructed and motivated staff to work hard individually and as one team to achieve established goals
  • Collaborated with senior staff to hire additional staff, schedule surrogate and principal events and address the political priorities and challenges of the region
  • Wrote detailed briefings and event plans for principal and surrogate visits and personally briefed mid and high level surrogates
Oct 2005 - Apr 2006

Regional Director

Sherrod Brown for the US Senate
  • Recruited and trained over 200 campaign coordinators for 39 counties in Ohio
  • Spoke on behalf of Congressman (now Senator) Sherrod Brown before neighborhood groups, organizations and other groups
  • Worked with and lobbied elected officials, organizations and influential business leaders to endorse Sherrod Brown for the U.S. Senate
  • Managed and implemented individual county plans to successfully accomplish established campaign voter contact and recruitment goals
Jan 2005 - Sep 2005

Regional Director

Ohio Democratic Party
  • Recruited and filed 86 municipal and 132 township/village candidates for elected office throughout 17 Ohio counties
  • Wrote and presented trainings, statewide and county-by-county, for targeting, canvassing, phone banking, transportation, legal protection, campaign finance, visibility, weak and sporadic voters and early vote/absentee voters
  • Trained volunteers to circulate ballot initiative petitions and met goals for all counties in the region
  • Compiled and analyzed election data and organizing information for Ohio’s 2006 mid-term elections
Jun 2004 - Nov 2004

Regional Organizer

Ohio Victory 2004
  • Recruited, trained and organized 560 volunteers, 122 precinct captains and 24 Election Day coordinators for 4 southeastern Ohio counties
  • Exceeded the vote goal of 122,000 votes by 3,000 votes
  • Created precinct committees of 3 to 5 precinct residents to implement a neighbor to neighbor voter contact program and organized sportsmen to sportsmen voter contact
  • Raised low donor contributions and recruited volunteers by organizing 154 house parties over a 4 month period
Jun 2003 - Aug 2003


Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee
  • Worked directly with the research department on compiling opposition research files and writing opposition memos
  • Compiled and distributed the daily newspaper clips
  • Performed online duties using search engines and Lexis-Nexis, which included prospective donor research, scheduling finance event logistics and opposition research





Targeting and Analysis of NCEC and Election Data

Microsoft Word and Excel

Donkey / mPower

Voter Action Network

My Voters and My Campaign