Our Winning Team

 Quick + Accurate

Our large and well-trained team includes veteran political operatives and skilled contractors. With political and corporate clients spread across 28 states, we are trusted with the toughest races.

Founder & CEO

Willis Jones

Willis Jones has been involved in political research for campaigns, committees, and caucuses since 1996. Mr. Jones founded CCR in 2014. Prior to founding CCR, Mr. Jones served as Director of Constituent Services for Lt. Governor Peter Kinder and research director for The Barklage Company, a Missouri-based political consulting firm. His experience earned him a spot on the Missouri Times 2019 Political Playmakers list. He holds a B.A. in Business Administration and a minor in Political Science from the College of the Ozarks. He is a member of MENSA and the pastor for Crossroads Baptist Church. Mr. Jones lives with his wife Wyllma in Holts Summit, Missouri. 

Skilled Contractors

Meet Amber Watson

“I love being a contractor at CCR! They care about the people who work for them and their clients. They give feedback and training when needed and treat their employees like family.”

Vice President, Senior Partner

Ethan Todd

Ethan Todd started at CCR as a contractor in 2014. A recipient of the 2019 St. Louis Business Journal 30 Under 30 award, he formerly served as the Vice President of The Barklage Company and is a graduate of the Focus St. Louis Emerging Leaders program. He was listed in the 2017 Missouri Times 50 Political Pros You Need to Know and has served over 100 political and corporate clients since 2012. Ethan graduated Cum Laude from the University of Missouri with a B.A. in Political Science. He is an advisory board member at the Show-Me Institute and lives with his wife and children in St. Louis.

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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

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