Grand River Strategies Sweeps the 2016 General Election

Firm Boasts Wins Across the Board Topping Michigan in Victories   Lansing, MI—Grand River Strategies Co-Founders and Partners Jamie Roe and Stu Sandler declared a clean sweep going 7 for 7.  The firm had an unparalleled string of successes last...

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Roe and Sandler.

– Jamie Roe:  With 26 years of experience and success in management and message development at the highest levels of Capitol Hill, state government and state party politics, Jamie Roe is ready to assist you in meeting whatever challenge you face.  He knows how to build and manage a political operation, and his record is not just winning the campaign, but dominating the field.


– Stu Sandler: A strategist who knows how to win, Stu Sandler has a record of winning the tough campaigns. Whether it’s creating the right message and skillfully delivering it, or developing and managing a topnotch organization, Sandler has an outstanding record in issue management, politics, and campaigns.



Jamie Roe

Jamie Roe


26 years of political experience in state and federal government with, most recently, over 12 years of service as Chief of Staff in the United States House of Representatives – Jamie Roe possesses a knowledge base, strategic messaging acumen to go along with an expansive set of strong relationships in Washington DC and Michigan. His entire career has been to fight and win for the home team.

Stu Sandler

Stu Sandler


Recently named ‘One of the 5 most Influential Republican consultants in Michigan’ by nationally published Campaigns & Elections Magazine, Stu Sandler has a reputation for getting things done. An attorney, skilled manager, strong political strategist, and disciplined message developer, Sandler has a tremendous record in Michigan politics and government.


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Making order out of chaos, dealing with public relations problems , and helping solve general crises, that’s just another day at the office for Grand River Strategies.

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Grand River Strategies prides itself on outstanding planning, creative solutions, efficient management of resources and ability to outwork and outthink the competition.

How Trump Won Michigan And Began A Political Realignment by Jamie Roe

On Monday, November 7, 2016, one day before the election, Hillary Clinton campaigned at Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan.  This is a suburb of Grand Rapids in the Republican stronghold of Ottawa County.  Donald Trump followed later that night...

Sandler Joins Panel in Post-Election De-brief

Stu Sandler, Co-Founder and Partner of Grand River Strategies joined Jeff Williams, chief executive officer of Public Sector Consultants, Rick Pluta, co-host of Michigan Radio’s It’s Just Politics and Susan Demas, editor and publisher of Inside Michigan Politics in a...

Grand River Partners Stu Sandler and Jamie Roe in the Detroit News: “Resurgence of Reagan Democrats”

This appeared in the Detroit News on November 14th, 2016.   Resurgence of Reagan Democrats   President-elect Donald Trump rocks out with the Motor City Madman. That’s the kind of activity which caused Trump to resurrect a coalition of blue-collar...

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