Jeff Navin | Co-founder & Partner


Jeff Navin is a co-founder and partner at Boundary Stone Partners.  Jeff helps clients influence public policy and public debates on issues by creating and implementing comprehensive policy, communications, and advocacy strategies. 
 
His work at BSP builds on his 20 years of experience in politics, government, law, and advocacy.  Jeff has served at the highest levels of the federal government. As Chief of Staff and Deputy Chief of Staff at the United States Department of Energy, he helped manage the highest profile issues facing an agency with a $30 billion annual budget. 
 
He previously served as Deputy Chief of Staff at the U.S. Department of Labor during the labor market crisis in 2009, and served as a Chief of Staff to Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin in the United States Congress.  He served as Research Director to the Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, worked as the Washington Director of the consulting firm American Environics, and practiced law at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, LLP. 
 
A recognized expert on government, communications, and energy, Jeff has been quoted by the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, USA Today, Bloomberg, Politico, Axios, Time, E&E News, Marketplace, and others.  Jeff received his B.A. from the University of South Dakota, and his J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center.  He is a Harry S Truman Scholar, serves as Chair of the Center on Rural Innovation, and is on the Advisory Board of SparkFund.