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. Adam BrownAssistant Professor - Brigham Young University
Dr. Carol McNamaraDirector, Walker Institute of Politics and Public Service - Weber State University
Dr. Edward PeaseProfessor - Utah State University
Dr. Jeremy PopeAssistant Professor - Brigham Young University
Dr. Chris SimonProfessor - University of Utah