James Thopmson

James Thompson

For the last 17 years, Mr. Thompson has been a successful consultant, campaign operative, grass roots organizer and legislative staffer. Based in Envision’s Albany office, Mr. Thompson represents clients before local governments, New York State government and the Federal government, providing access to GOP leadership, the Trump Administration and federal agencies.

Mr. Thompson is also an accomplished campaign consultant. During the 2016 election cycle, he conceptualized and executed a digital campaign platform translating in over 700,000 impressions on social media for the Presidential campaign. During this same cycle, he also worked closely with Chairman of the National Republican Campaign Committee Greg Walden (R-OR) and the political team to run a $1.4 million-dollar field program successfully protecting every incumbent in New York State for the first time in a Presidential election year since 1984.

Previous to his time with the New York State Republican Party and the RNC, he worked as a Chief of Staff to New York State Senator McDonald.  Mr. Thompson focused the Senator on important reforms through landmark legislation regarding PTSD programs for returning veterans and services for persons who are intellectually and developmentally disabled.

Mr. Thompson also serves as the Chairman of the Board for the March of Dimes Northeast Region.