Partner, Lake Research Partners
For 30 years, Bob Meadow has provided opinion research and strategic advice for advocacy organizations, elected officials and governments throughout the nation, first as the founder of Decision Research, and subsequently as a partner at Lake Research Partners. His clients include HSUS, the ASPCA, and a number of species-specific animal protection groups. Meadow’s research has helped shape the messaging concerning animal protection and has guided ballot box victories for limits on hunting, protecting endangered and threatened species, stronger penalties for animal cruelty, reigning in puppy mills, ending the trade in ivory and animal parts, protecting farm animals from inhumane farming methods, and other cutting edge animal protection issues. Bob received his bachelor’s degree from the Wharton School, as well as his M.A. and Ph.D. in Political Science, from the University of Pennsylvania. He taught at the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Kentucky, the University of California, San Diego, UCLA and the University of Southern California.