Writing, Legislative Analysis and Public Policy
Nick Kessler has professional experience in policy research and analysis, writing and communications, and project and program management.
Nick was a state agency manager between 2006 and 2010, serving as Deputy Commissioner of the Virginia Employment Commission in Richmond.
He has worked at the Virginia General Assembly as a legislative and policy research aide.
He conducted research and advocacy services at a government relations firm.
Nick is a graduate of Yale College and the University of Virginia Law School. He was a 2009 member of the Sorensen Institute’s Political Leaders Program.
Nick uses maps to transform population and election data into instantly intuitive images.
50% of Virginians live in the green area. 50% live in the orange area.
On April 21, 2016, Nick created and tweeted this map. It has been retweeted over 1,500 times and liked over 1,400 times so far.