Born and raised in Dallas, Texas, David Rosen has more than a decade of experience in politics and public affairs. He has served as a campaign strategist for numerous state legislative races and managed the individual giving program at the Government Accountability Project, the nation’s leading whistleblower protection organization. He also has vetted candidates for DC’s top political staffing firm and worked as a messaging strategist for Media Matters. He currently handles communications related to regulatory affairs for Public Citizen, the Clean Budget Coalition and the Coalition for Sensible Safeguards. Mr. Rosen is the founder of First Person Politics and the editor of its blog. He holds a bachelors degree in Philosophy from Tufts University as well as masters degrees in Political Psychology and Political Management from George Washington University. He lives in Washington, DC.