Dustin D.

Chief of Staff

Dustin is a consultant of strategy management, operations, and public affairs that has worked as a senior leader in government, education, business, and the non-profit sector in over 10 countries.

Dustin has previously served in roles such as chief of staff and director of intergovernmental affairs for the City of Tallahassee FL, and as director of strategy for Hillsborough County Public Schools. He has also worked as senior staff on various local, regional, and statewide political campaigns, and has coached and trained candidates and elected officials at all levels of government.

Before working in politics and advocacy, Dustin worked as a manager and consultant in international development and corporate social responsibility, working with institutions such as IBM, Barclays Bank, CARE International, Practical Action Sri Lanka, and the Rwandan Ministry of Education

Dustin currently serves as a teaching faculty member at Florida State University’s College of Social Science and Public Policy, teaching coursework related to interdisciplinary social policy and international economics.

Dustin is a graduate of Florida State University, the London School of Economics, and the Broad Center for Urban Education.


  • social policy
  • international economics


  • MS, London School of Economics and Political Science
  • MEd, Broad Center for Urban Education
  • BS, Florida State University

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