Leadership

Led by Seasoned Grassroots and Public Affairs Experts
Chazz Clevinger, CEO

Chazz Clevinger, Chief Executive Officer


Chazz serves as Chief Executive Officer of OneClickPolitics – an award-winning, nonpartisan digital advocacy software and consulting company in Washington, DC with hundreds of clients across the United States, Canada, and Australia. Recently, Chazz was awarded the “Best Advocacy Technology Platform” of 2020 by Campaigns and Elections on behalf of OneClickPolitics.

Previously, Chazz served as President of Coastal Political Strategies, Vice President at SevenTwenty Strategies, Senior Sales Executive at Phone2Action, and National Sales Executive at CQ Roll Call. Chazz also worked for the Office of Strategic Initiatives in the Executive Office of the President during the Bush Administration.

Mr. Clevinger has consulted on hundreds of international, federal, state, and local political, public affairs, and digital advocacy campaigns for candidates, political action committees, corporations, associations and non-profit groups.



Chazz Clevinger

A North Carolina native, Chazz is a Phi Beta Kappa, distinguished honors graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he double majored in Ancient History and Political Science. His thesis on "Machiavelli, Livy, and the Political Use of Religion" resides at UNC's Wilson Library. His lectures and writings have been featured in Campaigns and Elections, Canadian Society of Association Executives, and Australasian Society of Association Executives.

Additionally, Chazz attended certificate programs at the Civitas Institute of Practical Politics, North Carolina Institute of Political Leadership, and the Republican National Committee’s Campaign Management College. Chazz is an active member of the American Association of Political Consultants, Campaigns and Elections, Grassroots Professionals Network, and the Public Affairs Council.

When Chazz is not helping client's impact policy outcomes, he is volunteering for his favorite charities or spending time with his family. His best hidden talent is singing 90's R&B songs.



Kris Koenen, Vice President of Professional Services

Kris Koenen, Vice President of Professional Services


A data and digital mastermind, Kris leads our Grassroots Consulting and Professional services practice.

Prior to his time at OneClickPolitics, Kris previously worked with organizations such as the National Association of Manufacturers, the National Rifle Association, as well various corporate clients and a number of legislative races. In his new role, he will work to expand our public affairs and grassroots campaign services for organizations dedicated to building world-class data driven advocacy programs.

Kris is an expert in political and public affairs technology, grassroots strategy, digital advocacy, database management, and stakeholder mobilization. With over a decade of experience managing complex databases to successfully mobilize millions of advocates; Kris is widely considered one of the foremost experts on modern digital advocacy practices. His knowledge includes in-depth expertise with Nationbuilder.

Additionally, Kris served as the New Mexico Victory Director, the Political Director for Republican Party of New Mexico and Deputy Data Director of Texans for Greg Abbott. Kris holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Iowa.

When not creating the next great idea for our clients and depending on the season, Kris is most likely found watching the Los Angeles Dodgers or Iowa Hawkeyes, while sipping small batch bourbon or a solid dram or two of scotch. He currently lives in Annandale with his lovely wife, Myka and their black lab, Vinny.

Evan Ashy, Director of Strategic Solutions

Evan Ashy, Director of Strategic Solutions


Every client is unique. Knowing that a one-size-fits-all solution is rarely the right solution, Evan works directly with clients to break down their needs and provide effective and efficient solutions. Whether that includes advocacy software, acquisition, or professional services, Evan takes pride in doing everything possible to ensure your success.

Prior to his time at One Click Politics, Evan worked for Bloomberg in their Government Affairs and Government Contracting divisions, as well Gartner, and even spent some time in finance at the United Bank of Switzerland. He also worked for the National Urban League, a leading civil rights non-profit, forming their financial and housing policies. Additionally, he also worked for 7+ years in the Louisiana State Legislature for various elected officials including senators, presidents of the senate, and more.

Advocacy is an ever-changing paradigm. What may be the solution today, may not work tomorrow. Having passionate, experienced partners to provide timely solutions is critical. It’s his unique experiences that allows him to insert himself in the client’s shoes, regardless of industry or topic, to best understand how to scale and implement the solutions.

When not creating innovative solutions for our clients, Evan can found be cheering on his alma mater, The University of Alabama, or his hometown NFL team, the New Orleans Saints, and enjoying a glass of scotch.