Scott Falmlen, Partner
Since co-founding Nexus Strategies in 2007, Scott Falmlen has helped coordinate and execute strategic planning, communications, and outreach for political efforts, as well as public affairs projects in the health care, environmental, financial services, utilities, media, manufacturing, educational, and non-profit sectors.
Falmlen has been active in public service, advising elected officials and policy makers at the federal, state, and local levels.
In 2020, Falmlen served as the senior advisor to the Biden-Harris campaign in North Carolina, coordinating with national campaign leadership on strategy, research, paid communications, as well as facilitating the logistical and political aspects of in-state travel by the now President and Vice President and their spouses. Falmlen also serves in a senior leadership role in the campaigns of North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper, Attorney General Josh Stein, and Congressman G.K. Butterfield.
Over a thirty-five year career, Falmlen has earned a reputation for attention to detail in designing and implementing customized plans for political campaigns, grasstops and grassroots advocacy, coalition building, internal and external communication strategies, and earned media development.
Campaigns & Elections magazine has named Falmlen one of the top ten political influencers in North Carolina.
Falmlen was the executive director of the North Carolina Democratic Party from 1999-2005 and the Florida Democratic Party from 1995-1999. Prior to 1995, Falmlen served as a senior advisor to Florida Governor Lawton Chiles and as chief of staff to the majority leader of the Florida Senate.
Falmlen has provided analysis on policy and politics to various media outlets, including The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Hill, Politico, Roll Call, The Los Angeles Times, CNN, and Fox News.
Scott Falmlen received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with Minors in Business and History from Georgetown College. He is married to Paul Fox III.