Company: Fundação Obama

Country: United States

Field: Citizenship

David Simas is the Chief Executive Officer at Fundação Obama.

Coming from Taunton, Massashusetts, he was nominated Chief Major-State adjunct of the governor of Massachusetts, Deval Patrick, in 2007.

He joined Barack Obama’s government in 2009 as an adjunct-assistant of the then President of the United States, working with senior public relations such as David Axelrod e David Plouffe.

David Simas was also Director of Opinion Search for the re-election of the President Obama in 2012 and after the re-election, he returned to the White House as Assistant to the President and Director of the Office of Political Strategy and Outreach.

Simas has a B.A. in Political Science from Stonehill College and a J.D. from Boston College Law School. He lives in Chicago with his wife Shauna and their two daughters.