Director of Government Affairs (Tennessee)
Stephen Pollock recently launched the Nashville, TN, extension for the Gate Way Group and has been with Pelopidas since 2012. Over the course of his near-decade of public affairs experience, Pollock has assembled effective bipartisan teams for proven results on 15 candidate and issue campaigns at the local, state, and national levels.
While managing multiple cross-functional teams and serving as Chief of Staff for CEO of the organization, Stephen established hundreds of professional relationships with national media networks, community leaders, business owners, and grassroots organizations. Pollock leverages his experience in public policy, political campaigns, higher education, grassroots, and mass media to provide innovative solutions to client goals. For a recent project, Pollock managed field operations for a public affairs campaign across 40 counties in 60 days, hosting public policy forums and garnering the participation of over 90 businesses, lawmakers, and advocacy groups. This tour produced hundreds of interviews and over 50 videos with 25,000+ hits.
Pollock received a B.A. from Southwest Baptist University where he studied Philosophy and Theology. He holds a private pilot license, enjoys active involvement in his community, and has engaged in international humanitarian efforts.