Ben Carson for President

Economic Policy Advisory Team, August 2015 - March 2016

  • Assisting in the production of white papers on tax policy, trade, debt reduction, deregulation, and housing policy
  • Aiding Senior Economic Advisor Tom Rustici in topical research
  • Participating in strategy meetings on economic policy and messaging
  • Helping to prepare suggested debate talking points on economic policy initiatives

Georgia State Senate

Communications Aide to President Pro Tem, January 2015 - April 2015

  • Speechwriting (floor speeches, keynote orations, internal and external speeches)
  • Developing talking points for public appearances and press engagements
  • Assisting in research on prospective legislation and legislative actions
  • Managing constituent correspondence, complaints, and requests

World Affairs Council of Atlanta

Research Associate, May 2014 - December 2014

  • Assisting in the research and development of the Robinson Country Risk Index, including extensive use of dozens of IGO, NGO, and governmental data sources
  • Managing, compiling, and cross-checking datasets to ensure internal consistency of the index and compliance with revised and updated sources
  • Preparing and testing educational materials to be used in international political risk coursework for the Robinson School of Business’ EMBA program
  • Aiding the council in hosting speaking events, public programs, and roundtables focused on political-economic leadership, country risk, emerging markets, corporate social responsibility, and major global issues of the 21st century


Political Director, May 2014 - December 2014

  • Researching issues debated in the 2014 race to elect Georgia's next US senator and assisting the candidate in crafting meaningful solutions to US policy challenges in the tax code, foreign relations, the federal budget, and the national economy.
  • Speechwriting
  • Assisting the candidate in preparations for debates, fundraiser speeches, meetings with potential donors, and interviews on the campaign trail
  • Coordinating media strategy to communicate the candidate’s platform to the people of Georgia

Eugene Yu
for Senate