Jill Nelson Golub provides Whitehurst/Mosher clients with a wide range of strategic communications, political and campaign expertise. Since joining the firm in 2009, Jill has successfully managed a wide variety of campaigns, including a parcel tax campaign for the West Contra Cost Healthcare District, a hospital merger campaign for the Sierra Kings District Hospital, Noreen Evans’ campaign for State Senate, and simultaneous bond and parcel tax measures for the West Contra Costa Unified School District.
Jill’s diverse background includes work in local government, electoral politics, policy research, strategic communications, new media and community organizing. Jill relocated to San Francisco from New York, where she gained extensive experience as a political strategist and senior government aide. She served as chief of staff for New York City Council Member David Yassky, as political director for Yassky’s campaign for New York City Comptroller, and as director of external affairs for Manhattan Borough President Scott M. Stringer.
Jill has a degree in Political Science from Emory University in Atlanta, GA and lives in Oakland with her family. Jill spends as much time as possible camping, hiking, and enjoying the outdoors.