James King is the email marketing associate at American Progress. Before joining American Progress, King worked in various digital roles at the Brookings Institution, Mothership Strategies, and Every Voice, where he helped manage and execute email and social media strategies to increase engagement and fundraising.

Previously, King worked on former President Barack Obama’s 2012 campaign in Ohio. This is his second stint at American Progress; during college, he worked as an online communications intern for Generation Progress.

King completed his undergraduate studies at Kent State University in 2013—majoring in political science—and finished his graduate work at George Washington University in 2015. He is originally from Akron, Ohio.