Harriet Leishman

Senior Director

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Harriet Leishman is a Senior Director at GQR, where she conducts quantitative and qualitative research on behalf of progressive organizations and political campaigns across the country. Since joining the firm as a an intern in 2018, Harriet has worked to elect Democrats at all levels, including conducting research on behalf of four U.S. Senators.

Some of her current and former clients include: Senator Maggie Hassan, Senator Tina Smith, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Senator Gary Peters, Congressman Matt Cartwright, Congressman Don Davis, Congresswoman Lizzie Pannill Fletcher and House Majority PAC.

Harriet graduated from Indiana University with BAs in Political Science and International Studies, and holds an MA in Political Strategy and Communication from the Brussels School of International Studies at the University of Kent. Harriet currently lives in Washington DC with her soon-to-be husband and their rescue dog Milo.