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About the Nesbitt Research Team


Allen Nesbitt

Founder and CEO

A native Kansan, Allen Nesbitt is the CEO of Nesbitt Research and a managing director at Nesbitt Consulting. Allen has 16 years experience in research consulting on projects to $200M. He has advised NGOs, the intelligence community and senior government officials on research projects, business processes, cloud Donor Relationship Management systems and ultra-high-net-worth donors. Allen’s proudest moments were directing hirings that led to lifelong friendships.

Cristina Parrinello



Megan Kay

Senior Research Associate

Megan graduated from the Pennsylvania State University with a BA in International Relations and has worked at the National Organization for Women, the White House, and Hillary For America.

Daniella Torres

Research Associate

Daniella has worked on the local and state levels, interning for New York City Council, New York State Senate, and a New York Gubernatorial campaign. She holds an honors BA from New York University.

Megan Mallonee

Research Associate

Megan graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she studied Media and Journalism and Political Science. She joined Nesbitt & Parrinello in 2017 as an opposition research intern.

Regan Copple


Originally from Des Moines, Iowa, "Rey" is a sophomore at George Mason University studying Political Communication and International Relations.

Kaei Li


Jenna Davis


Jenna is a senior at the College of William & Mary from New Jersey, studying political science and accounting.

Reaganne Hansford