Jeff WagnerJeff Wagner

Jeff Wagner joined the Shaw / Yoder / Antwih, Inc. team in January, 2008 as the Communications Director. In that role, he is responsible for planning and executing media outreach strategies and activities, writing and designing media materials and advocacy publications, writing and producing internal organizational communications, and conducting coordinated media activities among association member organizations.

He brings an extensive background in developing and implementing successful outreach efforts on behalf of political and public interest institutions, most recently as a Media Consultant to the Assembly Democratic Caucus. He served in various capacities on numerous election campaigns from local to statewide in scope, including as Deputy Press Secretary for Californians for Health Security (Yes on Prop 186, 1994), Operations Director for the Humboldt County United Democratic Campaign of 1992, and Field Coordinator on behalf of Sacramento-area campaigns in support of public library funding. Prior to political consultancy work, he was a reporter and editor for numerous small Northern California newspapers, earning multiple California Newspaper Publisher Association awards during a ten-year journalism career.

A graduate of California State University, Sacramento with a degree in Government, Jeff resides in Sacramento with his wife Kristen and daughter Amelia. In his out-of-the-office time, he plays in Sacramento-area adult baseball leagues and performs technical duties for local live theater productions.