Kalik & Associates, Inc. is a political consulting firm with over 35 years of combined experience assisting Democratic candidates, political action committees and progressive non-profit organizations in their quest for successful fundraising. We focus on establishing, maintaining and enhancing your fundraising operations to solicit individual donors in your home state/district and across the nation, as well as political committees, corporations and other groups. Through our personalized, hands-on approach, Kalik & Associates can assist you with developing a finance plan, training staff, implementing high and low-dollar donor programs, event planning, direct mail, and internet fundraising, along with many other aspects of your finance operation. Our goal is to make you a better fundraiser with new tools, strategies and skills, and to maximize the success of your overall fundraising efforts.
Greg Kalik | President
A native of Kansas City, Missouri and a 1993 graduate of Boston University, Greg Kalik has been involved in all aspects of candidate fundraising, with hands-on experience at the local, state and national levels. Greg has worked for both the Democratic Senatorial and Congressional Campaign Committees, Bill Bradley for President, as well as numerous U.S. House and Senate races. In 2000, Greg created the firm of Kalik & Associates, which is dedicated to assisting Democratic candidates and non-profit organizations with a wide array of fundraising services.Read More About Greg
Rick Galena | Principal Consultant
Rick brings to Kalik & Associates an extensive background in campaign management and political fundraising, as well as grassroots organizing and legislative advocacy. Rick partnered with Kalik & Associates, Inc. in June of 2006 and has provided strategic political and fundraising consulting services for a number of successful clients, including John McCarthy for Montgomery County State’s Attorney, Michael Nutter for Philadelphia Mayor, and several Members of, and candidates for, the United States Congress.Read More About Rick
Andrew Lewis | Associate
Andrew has been with Kalik & Associates since June 2015. Prior to joining K&A, Andrew spent six months interning in political fundraising, where he assisted with the fundraising efforts of several campaigns. He worked as a field organizer for the New York State Democratic Committee during the 2014 cycle. Andrew is a Washington, D.C. native and has interned for Congressman Chris Van Hollen (MD-08). He earned a B.A. in Communication from the University of Maryland – College Park.
Megan Frye | Junior Associate
A Maryland native, Megan holds a political science degree from Philadelphia’s Saint Joseph’s University. After spending time working in Pennsylvania campaigns and district offices, she interned in Representative Chris Van Hollen’s congressional office, and then discovered the fundraising side of things at Kalik & Associates. After graduating in 2017, Megan was a junior compliance associate at Next Level Partners before heading back to K&A.
Eric Yang | Call Time Manager
Eric is a Pleasanton, California native, and began working at Kalik & Associates starting in September 2017. Before joining K&A, Eric was a student at George Washington University and graduated in May 2017, earning a B.A. in Political Science with a Public Policy Focus. He spent his time as a student interning for various organizations in Washington, D.C. In the Fall of 2016 he assisted with the fundraising operations of various Democratic Senatorial Candidates, which served as an excellent experience to prepare him for his role as Call Time Manager.