Pratik Chougule Joins TDS Public Affairs As Vice President

TDS Public Affairs is proud to announce that Pratik Chougule has joined the firm as a Vice President bringing a unique combination of political insight, strategy and editorial scholarship to the team.

“Pratik will bring unique value to our existing clients and open new opportunities for us in the future,” Jim Terry, the President of TDS Public Affairs said. “His talent is second to none.”

A graduate of Brown University and Yale Law School, Chougule cut his political teeth on the Huckabee for President campaign serving as a policy writer and analyst, assisting the speechwriting team and the press shop, and crafting policy for the campaign. He served as the managing editor of the National Interest, an influential foreign policy focused magazine contributing toward fashioning a new foreign policy consensus based on civil and enlightened contention.

He also was the executive editor of the American Conservative, a media outlet dedicated to constitutional government, protection of civil liberties and free markets.