Jess McIntosh is a Democratic strategist, Executive Editor of Shareblue Media, and co-host of the award-winning SiriusXM radio show Signal Boost. Most recently she served as a senior communications advisor for Hillary Clinton, who received 3 million more votes than Donald Trump and really should be the President. Prior to that honor, she was the Vice President of Communications for EMILY’s List, an organization devoted to electing pro-choice progressive women. She was the first campaign and Senate spokesperson for Al Franken, and helped with the elections of New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. She appears regularly on MSNBC and CNN, and has written extensively for Shondaland.com, ELLE, Lenny Letter, and more.
Jess is a graduate of New York University, where she earned a M.A. she has never found occasion to use in English Literature. She currently resides in Brooklyn with the boy she’s had a crush on since 1996.