What is Smart Politics?
What should we call you on the air?
As an introduction, Dr. Karin Tamerius, Founder and Managing Director of SMART Politics. During discussions, Dr. Tamerius is fine.
Where do you live?
Dr. Tamerius lives in Berkeley, California with her husband and three teenage sons.
What should we know about you?
Dr. Tamerius is an experienced progressive political activist, social scientist, and physician with a unique understanding of the intersection between politics and human psychology. She is the founder and managing director of Smart Politics, a 7K+ member national political organization dedicated to teaching progressives how to communicate more effectively across the partisan divide. Dr. Tamerius received her B.A. from UC Berkeley and her M.D. from UC San Francisco. She is a former National Science Foundation Graduate Fellow in Political Science at University of Michigan and did her psychiatry residency at UCSF.
What is your Skype handle?
Who is your CEO?
That would be Chuck Tyler. He is the CEO and Political Director for SMART
Where does Chuck live?
He lives in the Greater Los Angeles area
What should we know about Chuck?
Chuck is a decorated US Army combat veteran and veteran political campaign professional. He is particularly skilled in teaching the tools to efficiently and effectively build capacity, grow leaders, and move targets for your electoral or issue advocacy campaign. Here at SMART, he implements steps that move us closer to achieving our vision. He is also our liaison between the leadership team and our team of moderators. Chuck wears many hats inside and outside of SMART Politics. For Chuck's full bio, please click here.