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Jake Perry

Jake Perry is the founder and principal of Jake Perry + Partners, a government affairs and strategic advisory firm.

With nearly 20 years of political experience, he advises clients on policy, process and politics.  Jake has worked with a wide variety of clients in multiple issue areas including health care, agriculture, energy, tax, insurance, financial services, transportation and technology.

Prior to starting his own firm, Jake served as a senior political advisor and confidante to U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid for more than a decade.  He began his service to the Majority Leader during his 1998 campaign and later returned in 2007 to become Executive Director of the Majority Leader’s Leadership PAC and campaign.   In 2011, he helped launch Senate Majority PAC, the Senate focused Democratic Super PAC.

Jake also successfully led the finance operations on the campaigns of Senator Byron Dorgan (D-ND) in 2004 and Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) in 2006.  Both campaigns set record fundraising totals for their respective election cycles.

Jake remains politically active on both House and Senate races. He is a Member of the House New Dems Keystone Project. In the Senate, he serves on the finance committees of Senators Debbie Stabenow, Tom Carper, Sherrod Brown, Bob Casey, JonTester, Bob Menendez, Brian Schatz, Joe Manchin, Catherine Cortez-Masto and Jacky Rosen.

Jake serves on the Board of Trustees for the American Council of Young Political Leaders (ACYPL), a nonpartisan non-profit organization internationally recognized as the pre-eminent catalyst for introducing rising political and policy leaders to international affairs and to each other.

He graduated with a B.S. in Political Science from East Carolina University.  Jake resides in Washington, DC with his wife Amanda.