Winning Is Personal, Not Negotiable.

Just Win Strategies offers a fresh, innovative approach to help you achieve both your long and short-term goals.

We can play a valuable role whether you are looking to run for public office, drive a policy issue of significance, or enhance your association’s standing within a legislative chamber or in the public eye. We’ll do that by helping you develop and execute a targeted, customized, and winning game plan.

We don’t view ourselves as simply your counselor and consultant; rather, we want to become a member of your team – working relentlessly every single day to help you get across the finish line…well ahead of the competition.

“Winning means you’re willing to go longer, work harder, and give more than anyone else.” – Vince Lombardi 

  • "The winning strategy was built around who I am, and my core beliefs, and was then aptly applied in the campaign. I could not be more impressed with the campaign Just Win Strategies ran on my behalf and our successes as a result!" — U.S. Senator Joni Ernst

  • “The Just Win Strategies team added an important, outside-the-box voice to my campaign structure. They quickly and easily integrated into my pre-existing political team, and not only offered strategic counsel, but rolled their sleeves up and hit the ground to help us execute our winning campaign plan.” — Governor Mary Fallin

The Philosophy Behind “Just Win”

Winning means something different to every one of our clients. Some aspire to win the presidency while others embark on a local campaign to impact the political debate itself. Some desire to win by changing the law or influencing the regulatory process in their state capital while others want to change the way an entire nation views their trade or policies they hold dear.

Yes, winning is personal, but to us it is never negotiable.

When you become part of the “Just Win” family, your success becomes our sole focus. No matter how high the odds are stacked against us, regardless of what others might say, we will help you build and execute a plan to get you to exactly where you aim to be.

Winning isn’t easy…and it sure can’t be guaranteed. But with our team in your corner, we will fight every single day to move you closer to victory. We simply don’t let up until the job is done…

David Polyansky

David is the Founding Partner of Just Win Strategies. He currently serves as the Chief of Staff for Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) in Washington, DC. He is a strategist and attorney with professional experience in the political, legal, non-profit and advertising / marketing sectors who has developed a reputation as a forward-thinking, strategic counselor. Over the course of his career, David has been known for taking on tough challenges, and helping many of his clients defy great odds.

Ashlee Stephenson

Ashlee Rich Stephenson is the President and a Partner of Just Win Strategies. She is a Republican strategist and general consultant. Named a 2014 “Rising Star” by Campaigns & Elections magazine, Ashlee advises candidates for political office, independent expenditure campaigns and corporate interests across the country.

Josie Peterson

Josie currently works as the Political Director at Just Win Strategies. Prior to joining Just Win, she served as Deputy Political Director for U.S. Senator Joni Ernst's winning campaign in Iowa, and has previous experience on Capitol Hill, at the NRCC, and with the Minnesota House of Representatives.

Kim Jessup

Kim, "Of Counsel" to Just Win Strategies, brings strength in providing leadership to build coalitions among individuals, private and non profit organizations, industry groups and elected officials. As an organized, innovative executive with extensive experience and proven ability in managing and leading teams, she specializes in developing, cultivating and building relationships to achieve success.