Andrew Baumann

Senior Vice President, Research

Andrew Baumann began his career as a physicist before deciding to give up super colliders for Senate campaigns. Since becoming a strategist and pollster a decade ago, he has provided research and strategic advice to political campaigns, issue advocacy organizations, and corporations.

Last year, Andrew helped Democrats in Nevada buck national trends, advising the winning Congressional campaigns of Ruben Kihuen and Jacky Rosen and helping Senate Majority PAC’s successful effort on behalf of Senator-elect Catherine Cortez Masto.

He has also advised the campaigns of Senators Gary Peters (MI), Debbie Stabenow (MI), and Tom Udall (NM) while and helped guide the DSCC’s successful efforts to assist the elections of Senators Michael Bennet (CO) and Tammy Baldwin (WI).

In addition to his political work, Andrew is also one of the climate community’s leading pollsters, having worked with NextGen Climate Action, LCV, EDF, the Sierra Club, and others on a range of climate and energy issues. He has also advised corporate and non-profit clients such as the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Arizona State University, and Entergy.

With a background in Physics, Andrew also has extensive experience working with data scientists to develop new methodologies and develop and implement innovative analytical data solutions for clients.

Andrew earned a BS in Physics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an MS in Materials Science from Stanford University. He runs GSG’s Denver office, where he lives with his wife Janet and their twin boys Teddy and Holden.