Michael Baharaeen

Senior Political Analyst

Michael was with The Atlas Project from 2014 through 2018—first as a political fellow and eventually becoming a senior political analyst. Prior to Atlas, he spent one year on Capitol Hill, including stints with Rep. Lacy Clay (MO-01) and Sen. Claire McCaskill. Michael is originally from Kansas City, MO, and holds degrees from Truman State University and Johns Hopkins University. Outside the office, Michael is an avid runner and cyclist, as well as a diehard Ben Folds fan.