Vote Smart cultivates a network of advisors who inform and substantiate the organization's work. Our advisors are leading experts in political research and journalism, and are from all across the political spectrum. Together, they review every key vote
selection, every bill summary, and every question presented to candidates through the Political Courage Test to ensure absolute nonpartisanship, relevance, clarity, and accuracy.
Dr. Scott AinsworthProfessor - University of Georgia
Dr. Scott BuchananProfessor of Political Science - Georgia College
Dr. Robert HowardProfessor - Georgia State University
Dr. Jeffery LazarusAssociate Professor - Georgia State University
Dr. Beth ReingoldAssociate Professor - Emory Univeresity
Dr. Sharon TracyProfessor - Georgia Southern University