Leadership

Led by Seasoned Grassroots and Public Affairs Experts
Chazz Clevinger, CEO

Chazz Clevinger, Chief Executive Officer


As CEO, Chazz serves as the product visionary, revenue driver, and strategic leader of OneClickPolitics.

His prior experience includes:
  • President and Chief Strategist, Coastal Political Strategies
  • Vice President of Campaign Services, SevenTwenty Strategies
  • National Enterprise Sales Director, CQ Roll Call
  • Office of Strategic Initiatives, The White House


Chazz Clevinger

Chazz has consulted on over one hundred international, federal, state, and local campaigns for candidates, corporations, associations and non-profit groups. Additionally, he has attended the Civitas Institute of Practical Politics, North Carolina Institute of Political Leadership, Republican National Committee's Campaign Management College, and the Campaign Management College. Chazz is also a member of the American Association of Political Consultants, Grassroots Professional Network, and the Public Affairs Council.

A North Carolina native, Chazz is a Phi Beta Kappa initiate and distinguished honors graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he double majored in Ancient History and Political Theory. His thesis "Machiavelli, Livy, and the Political Use of Religion" resides at UNC's Wilson Library and his writings have been featured in Campaigns and Elections.

In his spare time, Chazz raises money for the DC Area Phi Beta Kappa Association to support minority scholarships and for the Naivasha Children's Shelter, which provides food, housing, and education to orphans in Kenya.

His best hidden talent is singing old school R&B songs.



Ryan Ruscett, CTO

Ryan Ruscett, Chief Technology Officer


A fierce competitor with a passion for excellence, Ryan is dedicated to building the world's greatest advocacy technology platform. He loves hearing ideas from clients on how to improve our product.

As the leader of our engineering team; Ryan manages the execution of our product road map for OneClickPolitics. His background includes development positions at IBM, Aflac Ventures and various startups. He might be the only Developer who likes Systems Administration and the only Systems Engineer who likes Developing.

You can catch Ryan at TeamTreeHouse where he is a moderator helping answer development questions as it pertains to Java, Python and Ruby. He has also written several articles on migrating to the cloud and posts numerous "how to" videos on web. Ryan also attends and co-hosts several local tech meetups.

Ryan is originally from Michigan, but currently resides in Charlotte, North Carolina with his wife and daughter. He enjoys motorcycles, skydiving and exploring the technology behind Augmented Reality. Halloween (and all things that go bump in the night) are Ryan's favorite conversation topic. If you ever get the chance to spark up a conversation and don’t know what to say, you can’t go wrong with Halloween. It is literally tattooed on his arm....like literally.

Nancy Daigneault, Head of Canadian Operations

Nancy Daigneault, Head of Canadian Operations


Nancy is a Toronto native and joined the One Click Politics team to help build our Canadian client base and spread our best in class advocacy technology solutions from Parliament Hill to British Columbia.

She has over twenty years experience in lobbying, grassroots advocacy, public relations , media strategy, and crisis communications.

Her career began as a journalist, having worked in some of the largest newsrooms in Canada and she earned a national radio news award "Best News Broadcaster" for her coverage of the University of Montreal Massacre in 1989.

After journalism, Nancy began to work in politics, working for then-provincial Finance Minister Jim Flaherty, MPP. Nancy was with Flaherty during his days as Labour Minister, Attorney General and eventually Finance Minister.

Next, Nancy helped set up a grassroots advocacy network for the Canadian Tobacco Manufacturers Council and went on to build her own public affairs practice working with clients across Ontario and other provinces.

Most recently, Nancy worked for the International Fur Federation as Vice President of the Americas working on a range of issues from grassroots advocacy, lobbying campaigns and communications to strategic business planning.

Kris Koenen, Vice President of Professional Services

Kris Koenen, Vice President of Professional Services


A data and digital mastermind, Kris leads our Grassroots Consulting and Professional services practice.

Prior to his time at OneClickPolitics, Kris previously worked with organizations such as the National Association of Manufacturers, the National Rifle Association, as well various corporate clients and a number of legislative races. In his new role, he will work to expand our public affairs and grassroots campaign services for organizations dedicated to building world-class data driven advocacy programs.

Kris is an expert in political and public affairs technology, grassroots strategy, digital advocacy, database management, and stakeholder mobilization. With over a decade of experience managing complex databases to successfully mobilize millions of advocates; Kris is widely considered one of the foremost experts on modern digital advocacy practices. His knowledge includes in-depth expertise with Nationbuilder.

Additionally, Kris served as the New Mexico Victory Director, the Political Director for Republican Party of New Mexico and Deputy Data Director of Texans for Greg Abbott. Kris holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Iowa.

When not creating the next great idea for our clients and depending on the season, Kris is most likely found watching the Los Angeles Dodgers or Iowa Hawkeyes, while sipping small batch bourbon or a solid dram or two of scotch. He currently lives in Annandale with his lovely wife, Myka and their black lab, Vinny.