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    David Simas

    CEO, Obama Foundation

    David Simas is the CEO of the Obama Foundation. Simas joined President Obama’s administration in 2009 as a deputy assistant to the president, working with senior advisors David Axelrod and David Plouffe. In 2012, he served as director of opinion research for President Obama's reelection campaign. Following the reelection, Simas returned to the White House as assistant to the president and director of the office of political strategy and outreach.

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    Monday, Oct 14 2019

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    Kick off Chicago Ideas Week with our annual Community Member Breakfast. Mingle with Chicago Ideas staff and your fellow community members, and hear... read more
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