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Director of Applied Research Operations
Partnership for Economic Innovation
Wes Gullett serves as a consultant to the Partnership for Economic Innovation and as part of his duties is the Director of Operations for the WearTech Center and the Arizona Blockchain Applied Research Center. He is also the Chief Executive Officer of OH Strategic Communications. He leads the firm’s strategic planning projects, campaign management and represents businesses and organizations engaged in public policy efforts.
During the past 20 years Gullett has directed a variety of strategic planning projects. He has provided strategic advice to the Arizona Supreme Court, Arizona Cardinals, Salt River Project, University Medical Center, TGen, Competitive Arizona, Greater Phoenix Economic Council, the Partnership for Economic Innovation and Greater Phoenix Leadership to name a few. He developed the unique HALO analysis that guides his strategic vision. Gullett works with clients to analyze their History, Assets, Liabilities and Opportunities to determine a strategic path to accomplish their goals and objectives.
Wes Gullett is also a founding partner and Chief Policy Strategist of OH Predictive Insights. As Chief Policy Strategist for the firm, Mr. Gullett drafts and reviews survey instruments including scripts, polling universes, data sets and report analysis. He provides survey analysis for clients so that they can understand and act on the data provided by OH Predictive Insights.
Today, Wes is a leader in community service. He serves as the Chairman of the Maricopa County Transportation Advisory Board, is the immediate past Chairman of the Arizona Board of Trustees for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and has served as the Chair of Phoenix Planning and Zoning Commission, the Arizona Land Commissions Conservation Advisory Committee and the Clean Elections Institute. Gullett also served as the co-leader of the McCain 2008 Arizona Campaign Leadership team and was elected to the United States Electoral College in 2008.
Wes has served as Senator John McCain’s Arizona Director and was Chief of Staff to Arizona Governor Fife Symington from 1993 to 1996. Wes lives with his wife Deb Gullett in Phoenix.