Ansley N. Tuten

Managing Partner
Southeastern Campaign Group

Bachelor of Arts (AB) in Political Science & History

Ms. Tuten works with progressive candidates, elected officials, and organizations to raise money for progressive causes and communicate progressive messaging to voters and supporters.


AB, The University of Georgia 2010 Political Science & History

Pre-Occupation (Hobbies)

I enjoy watching sports, especially baseball and football. I also enjoy cooking and watching movies

Most Memorable SPIA Class Moment?

Watching Amy Poehler and Tina Fey’s Hillary Clinton/Sarah Palin SNL opening sketch in Dr. Gurian’s Campaign Politics class (2008)

My Top Three Career Tips
If you are pursuing a career in politics, making an outstanding impression on the people that you meet is the absolute best way to get ahead.
Volunteer Activities / Service on Boards

Secretary and Convention Coordinator, Young Democrats of Georgia

Favorite Athens Haunt & Getaway

Blue Sky- delicious beer selection and a great outdoor space to hang out with friends. I did a tour of Georgia’s state parks with my fraternity Brothers.

Recent Honors / Awards

2010 Outstanding Alumni Award- Phi Sigma Pi Co-Ed Honor Fraternity, Beta Zeta Chapter 2012 Female Young Democrat of the Year- Young Democrats of Georgia


“SPIA provided me with a comprehensive look at both the history and the future of political science. I thoroughly enjoyed my time learning from SPIA’s distinguished professors and engaging with peers from all corners of the aisle.”