C.J. Gallo's Profile
Senior Account Manager
"Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing."
President Theodore Roosevelt
Driven by the prospect of helping organizations communicate more effectively with the audiences they need to reach, CJ takes pride in helping his clients work through messaging, discuss different approaches to topics, and using polling and data to inform messaging. As a Senior Account Manager, CJ works with both campaign and county and township clients.
CJ has experience working on the Rauner 2014 campaign for Governor where he was the Deputy Field Director for the city of Chicago and was the head of the Students for Rauner Coalition. He then worked on the Dold 2016 campaign for Congress where he was the Deputy Political Director and helped the campaign execute field operations. Finally, CJ worked in public relations consulting with statewide advocacy organizations. In this role he helped push narratives in the public sphere and legislative pressure for better policy.
Born and raised in Elmwood Park, CJ then went to obtain a degree in Political Science from the University of Dayton. Now CJ resides in Chicago. In his free time, you can find him at a ball game or enjoying time with cousins and a large extended family.