Jesse Contario is a Senior Analyst at Momentum Analysis, where he develops qualitative and quantitative research instruments, works with clients, and analyzes data to provide campaigns with strategic advice.

Prior to joining Momentum Analysis, Contario was an analyst at Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research. His work there focused on U.S. political projects, providing strategic advice to campaigns, issue organizations, non-profits, and corporations. In particular Contario managed research conducted with Democracy Corps, a non-profit organization providing opinion research and strategic advice to progressive groups. Other clients included National Public Radio, The Los Angeles Times, SEIU, the Center for American Progress, Campaign for America’s Future, Common Cause and Microsoft. Contario also designed and managed straw polls at the annual America’s Future Now! and Netroots Nation conferences.