Douglas Schwartz, PhD, associate vice president and director of the Quinnipiac University Poll, is responsible for the poll's methodology and all aspects of the survey process, directing each project from conception through analysis. He is also the chief spokesperson for the Connecticut polls.

Schwartz began his career as a survey associate with the CBS News election and survey unit and as an election night analyst for the late 60 Minutes correspondent Ed Bradley. He has taught courses on polling methodology and has served as president of the American Association for Public Opinion Research's New England Chapter.

He has a BA (cum laude) from Connecticut College, and earned both an MA (in political science with a concentration in survey research) and PhD (in political science) from the University of Connecticut.


Tim Malloy, polling analyst for the Quinnipiac University Poll, has extensive political and wartime reporting experience.

A 33-year veteran of television news and a seasoned political reporter, Malloy has won ten Emmy Awards for documentary work and war coverage. He coauthored a New York Times best selling nonfiction book with James Patterson in 2016. Malloy has a BA in English from Hamilton College.


Mary Snow, polling analyst for the Quinnipiac University Poll, is a broadcast journalist with years of experience reporting on politics and the economy.
As a former correspondent for CNN, she reported on everything from presidential elections to congressional and state races, financial markets and breaking news events. Her career includes work at Al Jazeera America, Yahoo, Bloomberg and WPIX-TV in New York where she won two Emmy Awards.
Snow has a BA in political science from Fordham University and is based in New York City.

April Kleinman, associate director of the Quinnipiac University Poll, oversees operations of the poll's two facilities and 200 interviewing stations. She is responsible for data collection and analysis processes.

She is the contact person for requests for additional polling data including archived poll results. She helps coordinate questionnaire and sample design and is responsible for project coordination, production, and performance standards.

Kleinman has a BA in psychology from Southern Connecticut State University.


Other Quinnipiac University Poll Staff:
Mark Bouchard, manager of survey operations,
Victoria Dest, assistant manager of survey operations,
Carmen Carranza, assistant manager of interviewer operations,
Dorothy Donarum, manager of interviewer operations,
Sarena Boulier, polling institute assistant,
Samantha Stella, assistant to the director,
Jean Amazan, survey call center operations manager,

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