Name: Cornell Belcher
Organization: Brilliant Corners Research and Strategies
What Makes This Person a Game Changer: Cornell Belcher is the founder of Brilliant Corners – Research and Strategies, a nationally and internationally recognized polling firm that conducted ground breaking work on behalf of the Democratic National Committee. During the 2008 Presidential Election Cycle, Belcher’s firm played a critical role as a member of then-candidate Barack Obama’s campaign team. Additionally, Belcher is a regular and esteemed political commentator on CNN. Prior to the 2008 Presidential Election, Belcher worked as a pollster and helped rebrand the Democratic Party.