State Policy Network
Erin Norman

Erin Norman

Lee Family Fellow & Senior Messaging Strategist

Erin Norman is the Lee Family Fellow and Senior Messaging Strategist at State Policy Network, leading collaborative, strategic messaging development to persuade more people to choose free market based reforms. Prior to joining SPN, Erin was a Senior Solutions Consultant with Heart+Mind Strategies, building strategic communications plans and targeted audiences from survey and secondary research.  She also has experience in campaign polling at the local, state and federal level and in voter and consumer micro-targeting using predictive analytics.

Erin holds a Master’s in Public Policy from The College of William and Mary, with a focus on econometrics, and a B.S. in Business Administration from Boston University.  She lives in the Virginia suburbs of Washington, DC, close to excellent trails for long-distance running.

Op-eds and Commentary

Americans’ Surprising Agreement on Teaching Race in the Classroom
Erin Norman in Governing  | June 7, 2022

As Biden Dithers, States are Enacting Meaningful Inflation Policy
Erin Norman in The Hill | June 6, 2022

How an AP Headline Twists a Tale of American Racism
Erin Norman in the Washington Examiner | May 27, 2022

Gen Z’s Surprising Support for Federalism
Erin Norman in InsideSources | April 5, 2022

Americans’ Declining Trust in the Politicians Who Run Their Schools
Erin Norman in Governing Magazine | March 2, 2022

Declining trust in government shows why local politics matters
Erin Norman in the Washington Examiner | January 31, 2022

Why the 2020 election is a mandate for solutions and moderation
Erin Norman in USA Today | November 23, 2020