Isaiah Nelson

Isaiah joined McKenna Media after spending nearly a decade helping to elect Democrats throughout the South. A former White House Intern under President Obama, Isaiah spent nearly a decade working to elect Democrats in SC, VA, FL, GA and LA before joining McKenna Media.  At McKenna Media, he has flipped key legislative seats – including electing SC Sen. Dick Harpootlian and flipping the first SC senate seat red to blue in decades, sending GA State Rep. Shea Roberts and Rep. Josh McLaurin to the statehouse, Rep. Alex Askew to the VA house, flipping multiple legislative seats in the Indiana Legislature, electing Rep. Angie Nixon to the FL Statehouse, and running point on the DLCC IE’s media effort in 2020.  Isaiah, his girlfriend and dog reside in Washington, D.C. and he serves on the Honors College Advisory Board for his alma mater, the College of Charleston.