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David Wakely

Assistant Director of Census Operations and Engagement, he/him/his

“David Wakely is the Assistant Director of Census Operations and Engagement. In this role, David applies his experience running political, non-profit, and private sector marketing and community engagement campaigns to help ensure Minnesota gets an accurate count for Census Day on April 1, 2020.

Prior to working in the Demographer’s office, David worked in management of non-profit groups, grassroots political campaigns, and socially responsible businesses. He specializes in working closely with community partners, local governments, subject matter experts, and dedicated volunteers to design and execute effective and inclusive engagement efforts.

David received his Bachelor’s degree at the University of Pittsburgh.

David can be reached at or directly at 651-201-2506.

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