The American Australian Council Hosts ALP Delegation

June 2017

The American Australian Council hosted a discussion roundtable with a visiting delegation from the Australian Labor Party. The delegation was comprised of leaders and consultants with responsibility for field campaign, creative team, media buying and polling.

Attending were:
Sebastian Zwalf, Assistant National Secretary and International Secretary
Paul Erickson, Assistant National Secretary
Patrick Gorman, State Secretary of Western Australia Labor
Jon Persley, Assistant State Secretary (Queensland Branch)
Karelle Logan, former Tasmanian State Secretary
Darren Moss, Owner and Executive Creative Director for Moss Group
John Utting, national pollster and founder and Chief Executive of UMR
Malcolm Stewart, Senior Partner at Customedia

AAC Chairman Tony Podesta and AAC Secretary Marty Russo led a substantive question and answer session that covered a broad range of topics on American politics.


American Australian Council Australian Labor Party

Left to right: John Utting, Tony Podesta, Paul Erickson, Malcolm Stewart, Sebastian Zwalf, Patrick Gorman, Jon Persley, Marty Russo, and Karelle Logan