Gene is one of the Republican Party’s leading political strategists and pollsters. Active in Republican campaigns for more than 35 years, Gene has extensive experience on behalf of numerous successful U.S. Senate, gubernatorial, congressional and state legislative campaigns. He has been involved in multiple independent expenditure efforts on behalf of Republican senators and governors. In addition to his political work, Gene is heavily involved in public affairs efforts in the health care, energy, gaming and other highly regulated industry sectors. He was part of the polling team that helped to pass USMCA (NAFTA 2.0) as well as the landmark 2017 tax reform. His work has been used to guide energy expansion and construction from pipelines to wind turbines. He has contributed to the success of public-private partnerships ranging from infrastructure to the siting of new paper mills and waste cleanup sites.