JD Key an experienced political advisor, who specializes in everything from campaign strategy and management to grassroots organizing to stakeholder and government outreach. His political and non-profit work have launched him into different states across the country, managing projects, recruiting candidates, building coalitions and mobilizing people at the grassroots level.
Prior to coming to BluePrint, JD was political director for U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman’s successful but hard-fought re-election campaign in the 6th Congressional District. During the race, JD oversaw a successful multi-county voter contact, canvassing and GOTV effort.He also coordinated with national, state and local party organizations on messaging, events and campaign strategy.
As a political and policy jack-of-all-trades, JD has served as a congressional aide, a state legislative aide and a liaison with chambers of commerce, economic development partnerships and service organizations. He has a deep understanding of the unique political makeup of Colorado and the similarities and differences among voters on a county-by-county basis.
A Montrose native with a big personality and a quick sense of humor, JD does his best work interacting with people. From elected officials, to government and nonprofit representatives to the man or woman on the street, JD has the rare skill of finding a way to connect with anybody.