Aidan Levinson

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EDUCATION

American University, Washington, DC                                                                                                                May 2023 (expected)

Intended Major: B.A., Data Sciences for Political Science (SPA – School of Public Affairs)

Honors: GPA: 3.76/4.0, Dean’s List (Fall 2019; Spring 2020), SPA Leadership Program

Relevant Courses: Politics in the U.S., Basic Statistics with Calculus, Political Power & American Public Policy, Introduction to Computer Science I

Emmaus High School, Emmaus, PA                                                                                                                    June 2019

GPA: 4.0/4.0, Honors: Principal’s Award Honoree, Honor Graduate

Progressive Data Training – Generation Data (Online)                                                                      July 2020

  • Two-week program on VAN, SQL, Excel, Tableau, racial equity in data, QGIS, a campaign simulation, and more

EXPERIENCE

Intern (Fiscal Affairs), Northampton County, Easton, PA                                                                            June 2020-present

  • Assisting Director of Fiscal Affairs with a wide-range of special projects affecting all aspects of county operations
  • Exposed to the various county departments to both learn and practice in the various systems and daily processes

Technology, Data & Social Media Lead, Advantage PEP, LLC, Bethlehem, PA                                       July 2017-present

  • Directing web, social media, research, and data operations for firm clients (political campaigns and party orgs.)
  • Maintaining a strong relationship with local party organizations and candidates’ supporters (volunteers and donors)
  • Developing innovative ways to use technology to strengthen campaign strategies and to streamline day-to-day tasks

Political & Technology Consultant, Self-Employed, Zionsville, PA                                                             Jan. 2015-present

  • Consulting on numerous local and state races to provide website design, voter targeting, and branding services
  • Developing and launching websites for clients in the political industry and for businesses
  • Assisting clients in finding the most efficient way to achieve a goal using technology
  • Serving in leadership roles for Lehigh County Democratic Committee (including as a VAN (VoteBuilder) administrator since 2017) & East Penn Democratic Club, while volunteering for many local, state, and federal campaigns

Legislative Intern – Rep. Susan Wild (D-PA), U.S. House of Representatives, Washington, DC   Jan. 2020-May 2020

  • Assisting legislative staff with responding to constituent mail and requests
  • Periodically vet legislation, attend briefings/hearings, and assist with targeting for constituent outreach

CAMPUS, HIGH SCHOOL, & COMMUNITY SERVICE

Student Associate – Susan Molinari, AU Sine Institute of Policy & Politics, Washington, DC.    Dec. 2019-May 2020

  • Assisting Institute Fellow with running the fellow’s on-campus program including planning seminar program content
  • Promoting seminars to students, campus groups, etc. to maximize attendance and audience diversity

Deputy Campaigns Director, American University College Democrats, Washington, DC.         Sep. 2019-May 2020

  • Assisting Campaigns Directors with event planning and campaign outreach as well as training Campaign Fellows

Boy Scout, BSA Troop #31, Old Zionsville, PA                                                                                               Sep. 2007-July 2019

  • Sustained membership in both Cub Scouting and Boy Scouting; Eagle Scout
  • Actively participated in Scouting program and with community service, holding various leadership positions

SKILLS

  • Computer: Microsoft Office Suite; GSuite (admin/tools); VAN & NGP; Tableau; SQL; QGIS; ActBlue; Democracy Engine; Team; VoterCircle; Hustle; ThruText; Adobe Premiere Pro & Photoshop (moderate); cPanel; WordPress; GoDaddy; Bluehost; Facebook Pages/Ads; MailChimp; Python; Java; HTML (moderate); Intranet Quorum (IQ)