Chris Shultz provides policy analysis, strategy and direct advocacy to help clients achieve positive results in media relations, government affairs and electoral campaigns. He specializes in business, nonprofit and local government clients.
Chris joined The Ulum Group in 2006, bringing more than 10 years of government affairs and media experience. He most recently served as chief of staff and press secretary for the chair of California’s Assembly Judiciary Committee. Before that, he was capitol director for the chair of the Senate Appropriations Committee. In 2000, Chris served as the education technology advisor to the Secretary for Education in the administration of former California Gov. Gray Davis. His advocacy experience includes managing government affairs for the American Electronics Association.
Chris is a graduate of the University of the Pacific in Stockton, California, where he received a degree in political science and served as editor of the campus newspaper.