Emily Norman

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Emily Norman

Emily Norman
VP, Analytics
Global Strategy Group

Emily is the Vice President of Analytics at Global Strategy Group in NYC, where she founded and leads the analytics and innovation practices. During her tenure, she's overseen the consolidation and standardization of 15 years of historical polling data, researched multi-modal polling techniques, and worked to predict late movement shifts in support for candidates leading up to Election Day. Emily has experience consulting in a range of industries, including corporations, educational institutions, electoral politics, and data science. She got her start as a consultant at McKinsey & Company, specializing in consumer insights and predictive modeling. In 2010, she took that experience to the Democratic National Committee where she oversaw analytics and polling for targeted races in the west and southwest regions. She left the DNC to be a founding member of Obama’s 2012 analytics team, heading national constituency analytics and then finished that cycle as the Data Director in Colorado. Emily has also consulted on a variety of analytics projects for clients, including the United Nations High Commission on Refugees, EMILY’s List, the AFL-CIO, and Hillary for America. She received her B.S. in mathematics from Bryn Mawr College and MPP from Harvard University.


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