Jefrey Pollock is Founding Partner and President of Global Strategy Group (GSG). Since its inception, Jefrey has helped build GSG into a premier strategic research and communications firm that the Holmes Report previously named Public Affairs Agency of the Year (Americas). Jefrey was twice awarded “Pollster of the Year” (2015, 2011) by his peers in the bi-partisan American Association of Political Consultants and has been named one of the most powerful people in New York City politics.
Jefrey is regularly sought out by Democratic presidential candidates, governors, members of Congress, leading advocacy organizations, and Fortune 100 companies for his research acumen and strategic vision. Jefrey has conducted issue advocacy research, brand analysis and attitudinal studies for Everytown for Gun Safety, Giffords, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and New York magazine.
Jefrey served as an Instructor of Public Policy and Administration at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs for over 15 years. He has guest lectured at the United States Military Academy, Harvard University, Georgetown University, the George Washington University, and the University of Pennsylvania.
Jefrey holds a Master’s in Public Policy and Administration with a concentration in Advanced Statistical Analysis from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs.
He graduated cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania.
Jefrey is on the national board of the American Association of Political Consultants. He has most recently been named a member of the prestigious Council on Foreign Relations. He is also a proud member of the Screen Actors Guild SAG/AFTRA having appeared in two major motion pictures (“The Place Beyond the Pines” and “Non-Stop”).