Craig Hughes is a Partner at Hilltop Public Solutions, managing the firm’s Colorado operation. Hughes is one of the pre-eminent strategists and managers of political and issue campaigns in the country. Called “one of the five most influential Democrats in Colorado” by Campaigns and Elections magazine, Hughes has been involved in the design and management of dozens of high level issue and candidate campaigns throughout the United States. In fact, he has worked on four victorious presidential races alone and served as Senior Advisor for Colorado for both of Barack Obama’s victorious campaigns.
Craig has helped elect Democrats to the highest levels in Colorado including U.S. Senate, Congress, Attorney General, State Treasurer, Secretary of State as well as further down the ticket, and has helped steer complex ballot issues to victory most recently leading the successful effort for Proposition EE – funding early childhood education through a tax on vaping & tobacco.
Craig lives in Edwards, Colorado with his wife and three children.