Don Weigel has over 15 years of experience managing political and non-profit campaigns and paid communications strategies around the country.
He has served as a press secretary, communications director, field director, fundraiser, grassroots organizer, event manager, issue advocacy director, campaign manager and chief strategist for dozens of issue advocacy and political campaigns for municipal, state, and federal elections in more than ten states. He has trained activists, elected officials, and non-profit organizations at more than fifty trainings in over twenty-five states.
Whether organizing a national press event in New York, building an advocacy and training organization from the ground-up in Georgia, running a well-established, statewide political machine in Colorado, managing a dark-horse campaign in Montgomery, or helping a young city councilman build his national portfolio in Honolulu he has seen success by being able to be detail-oriented while never losing sight of the overall vision and goal for his clients.
Originally from Buffalo, NY, Don is a diehard fan of the Bills and chicken wings. He is also the proud parent of a beagle named “Eisenhower.”