Tom Jensen

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Industry Communications or Media
Location Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
Introduction Tom Jensen is the Director of Public Policy Polling and oversees its day to day operations. In 2010 Politics Magazine gave him its 'Rising Star' designation for people under 35 working in politics. During his time at PPP he has been a frequent guest for television and radio stations across the region, and has been called on for expert analysis by publications including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Christian Science Monitor, and US News and World Report. He writes PPP's blog and Twitter account in addition to crafting the content for most of its surveys. He is an honors graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill, where he wrote his senior thesis about black candidates for statewide office across the country in the early 21st century. A native of Ann Arbor, Michigan, he can be contacted by e-mail at or phone at 919-744-6312.