Erik Iverson is a partner at PLUS Communications. A nationally recognized pollster and focus group moderator, Erik has more than two decades of political and public affairs experience and brings a unique, hands-on approach to opinion research. Erik delivers actionable data to his client list, which spans from Members of Congress to governors and other state and local officials. Erik also provides strategic counsel and opinion research expertise to corporations, trade associations, hospitals and nonprofits across America.

Previously, Erik managed various U.S. Senate and House races, served as Chairman of the Montana Republican Party and in 2016, Erik was part of the polling team for Jeb Bush’s presidential campaign. For the past four years, Erik has served as the lead pollster in several top-targeted races around the country for the National Republican Congressional Committee, the Republican Governors Association and the Congressional Leadership Fund. Erik has also provided polling services and strategic advice to the National Republican Senatorial Committee as well as multiple Republican state legislative caucuses.

A graduate of Montana State University-Bozeman and the University of Oregon School of Law, Erik is based in Missoula, Montana.

What you may not know about Erik

Erik grew up on a farm and ranch in rural Montana where he started driving tractors and grain trucks in the 5th grade.

He also plays the trumpet and loves Gordon Lightfoot.