Anil Mammen

One of the Democratic Party’s leading authorities on direct mail advertising, Anil Mammen has spent the past 28 years developing messaging and creating targeted communications for candidates, Party committees, initiative campaigns, labor unions and progressive causes. He’s created mail in five presidential campaigns (Clinton 1996 General, Gore 2000 General, Gephardt 2004 Primary, Kerry 2004 General, Sanders 2016 Primary), dozens of Congressional races, and hundreds of state and municipal campaigns. Prior to becoming a direct mail consultant in 1993, Mammen was Director of Direct Mail Programs at the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC). Before that, he worked on a number of campaigns at the local, state and federal levels. He serves on the Board of the New American Leaders Project, a nonprofit promoting political participation by first and second generation Americans. Anil was raised in Allentown, Pennsylvania, graduated from the Lawrenceville School in New Jersey, and Kenyon College in Ohio.

 

See the Monuments at Night

Anil's Tip for Visiting Washington

The memorials are never more powerful then when they’re lit up after dark.

You can take your time because there aren’t long lines at night. Even after 15 years in Washington, I can still be inspired by a walk through the Jefferson or Lincoln memorials.