Shem McConnell is a do-it-all political talent specializing in operations and production who has worked on multiple campaigns at every level of American politics.

Before joining the Something Else team, Shem worked at Main Thing Strategies, directing internal operations and managing client relations.

Shem and his wife make their home in Charleston, South Carolina, where they do their best to live a normal life while Shem works with marginally crazy people. A devoted marathon runner, Shem is the only person in the firm whose name has also become a verb: “shem” /shim/ verb 1) to handle. 2) to get things done.