Todd Olsen, according to Olsen & Shuvalov web site, "has extensive experience writing and producing winning political direct mail, as well as consulting political candidates, public policy campaigns and non-profit coalitions. Prior to forming Olsen & Shuvalov, he managed political and public policy campaigns and served as Executive Vice President of Karl Rove & Company. The firm earned a national reputation for creating winning political strategies that have helped elect U.S. Senators, governors, legislative leaders and reform candidates to the Texas Supreme Court. Todd received a Bachelor of Science in Political Science from Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas."