Douglas Schoen - Founding Partner; Penn, Schoen, and Berland
Doug Schoen was named Pollster of the Year in 1996 by the American Association of Political Consultants
Dr. Schoen was President William Jefferson Clinton's research and strategic consultant during the 1996 reelection, and has been widely credited with creating and effectively communicating the message that turned around the President's political fortunes between 1994 and 1996.
For more than twenty years Dr. Schoen has created winning messages and provided strategic advice to numerous political clients in the United States and to heads of state in countries around the world, including Greece, Turkey, Israel, the Philippines, Korea, the Dominican Republic, Bermuda and Yugoslavia.
Dr. Schoen has also provided preeminent strategic research to an extensive list of corporate clients, including AOL Time Warner, Procter & Gamble, Major League Baseball, AT&T, Frito Lay, and Citibank.
Dr. Schoen has recently published Mad as Hell: How the Tea Part is Fundamentally Remaking Our Two-Party System, and has contributed several commentaries to the Op - Ed pages of the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, and Los Angeles Times. He has published a book on British politics, Enoch Powell and the Powellites, as well as a biography of Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan, Pat: A Biography of Daniel Patrick Moynihan.
A magna cum laude graduate of Harvard College, and a graduate of Harvard Law School, Dr. Schoen has his doctorate in philosophy from Oxford University in England.