Jason Miner is a Managing Director and Director of the Public Affairs Division at The Glover Park Group. Miner is a leader in GPG’s quickly growing Energy | Sustainability Practice and manages a diverse group of accounts for the firm. Miner focuses on large, integrated campaigns that often include public opinion research, advertising and government relations in addition to messaging and earned media strategies. Miner has developed communications strategies and supporting media tactics for Fortune 100 companies, as well as leading trade associations, industry groups and non-profits involved in legislative, regulatory, reputation and legal challenges. He has deep experience in crisis communications and issue expertise including a broad range of energy and environmental topics such as policies and politics related to climate change, renewable energy, electricity transmission, energy efficiency, sustainable development and electricity market structure.
Miner’s expertise in understanding and advocating for complex public policies in a competitive environment is rooted in his experience on the front lines of national-level electoral politics. Prior to joining The Glover Park Group, Miner was Research Director for the Democratic National Committee (DNC), overseeing the national issues and opposition research effort for the party. Miner was also a senior member of the Kerry/Edwards Rapid Response War Room. He helped create and run on-site response during the Republican and Democratic Conventions and the presidential and vice presidential debates. He was responsible for creating and implementing a media strategy for moving message and research materials and hundreds of stories to television, print and radio reporters.
During the 2000 Presidential campaign, Miner also served at the DNC, directing opposition research and coordinating the rapid response operation at the 2000 Republican Convention. Prior to joining the DNC, Miner worked on a number of statewide campaigns, conducting issue and opposition research. Miner attended Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY.