National Journal Research
Luke Hartig is President of National Journal Research. He leads National Journal’s research and consulting businesses, including the Network Science Initiative, Societal Issues Benchmarking service, and the PAC Vetting Service.
Prior to joining National Journal, Luke served as a senior director at the National Security Council (NSC) in the Obama White House. He previously served in a range of roles at the Office of the Secretary of Defense, State Department, Office of Management and Budget, and Government Accountability Office. Luke began his career as a Peace Corps volunteer in Guatemala.
Luke holds a master’s in public policy from the Harvard Kennedy School and a B.A. in international relations from Boston University. He is a Commissioner on the Afghanistan War Commission, an adjunct fellow at New America, an executive editor of Just Security, and a member of the advisory councils for Hostage US and the James W. Foley Legacy Foundation.