Anna Greenberg, Ph.D. has over 20 years of experience polling in the political, non-profit and academic sectors. She joined GQR in 2001 after teaching public opinion and survey research methodology at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government.
She was the lead pollster in many successful campaigns including for Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham, Governor Tom Wolf, Governor Ned Lamont, Congresswoman Lizzie Pannill Fletcher, Congresswoman Kim Schrier, Congressman Dean Phillips, Mayor Jenny Durkan and Mayor Jim Kenney. She worked with former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords in her races for Congress and continues to provide strategic advice to Giffords, her organization to prevent gun violence.
In 2014, Greenberg won the “Pollster of the Year” award from the AAPC for her work with Mayor Bill de Blasio’s campaign for mayor of New York City.
Greenberg works with a wide range of organizations on issues ranging from women’s health to LGBT rights to reducing gun violence to reforming drug laws to money in politics to faith and values.
A sought after commentator, Greenberg has appeared on CBS’ Face the Nation, NPR’s All Things Considered and Morning Edition and BBC’s World News America. She regularly provides commentary on politics to publications including The New York Times, Washington Post, and Politico.
Greenberg served on the board of the American National Election Study (ANES) from 2014 to 2017 and is a research fellow at American University’s Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies. In November 2019, she was selected to join the Board of the Roper Center for Public Opinion Research.
Greenberg holds a BA in Government from Cornell University and Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Chicago.