Chris Wilson (pollster)
Chris Wilson (born October 24, 1968 in Lawton, Oklahoma) is a Republican American pollster and political strategist who has conducted hundreds of public opinion studies for over 100 of the Fortune 500, influential associations, foundations, elected leaders of the U.S. Senate, U.S. House of Representatives and state governments.
Wilson served as Executive Director of the Republican Party of Texas when President George W. Bush was governor, working directly for Karl Rove, and following Karen Hughes when she left the Party to join the campaign.
Public opinion research
Chris Wilson served as Global Director of Research for Weber Shandwick from 1999 - 2001. He started his own firm, Wilson Perkins Allen Opinion Research, in 1998. He has designed and trademarked several research methodologies, including Message Mapping and Donor Enhancement Research.
Chris Wilson is a regular pundit on MSNBC, Fox News Channel, CNN and C-SPAN, and has been quoted in such national publications as the Washington Post, the Washington Times, the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal.
Wilson received a B.A. in Letters from the University of Oklahoma in Norman, Oklahoma.