John Naylor

Data Products Specialist

John started at TargetSmart in 2015 and works to help build and manage our wide array of data products.  He has a knack for developing efficient processes and optimizing the product development lifecycles.

John spent most of his childhood in Lafayette, Indiana, after which he received a B.A. in linguistics from Indiana University and performed pharmacology research at Purdue University and Oregon Health and Sciences University.

He became interested in databases and programming in 2007, which led to a stint as deputy data manager in Florida for the 2008 Obama campaign. He then served on the DNC voter file team as a data analyst for three election cycles (2010, 2012, and 2014).