John Anzalone ’86

A former resident of St. Joseph, Michigan, John received the Distinguished Alumni award from the St. Joseph Public Schools Foundation. He has built a professional polling firm, Anzalone Liszt Grove Research, that has helped candidates, associations and corporations with message development and strategic planning. His firm has offices in Montgomery, Alabama; New York; Washington, D.C.; and Lanai, Hawaii. He now serves as one of the main pollsters and strategic consultants for Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign. Prior to his polling career John was a campaign operative who worked for Democratic Party strategists James Carville and Paul Begala in U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg’s 1988 campaign. He began his political career as an aide to David Wilhelm at Citizens for Tax Justice and the AFL-CIO, before managing campaigns in five states. At K he majored in political science and economics and studied abroad in Italy. John lives in Montgomery, Alabama, with his wife and four children.