Common Thread is a boutique messaging and strategy development firm supporting clients in entertainment, government, sports, philanthropy, law enforcement, and social justice movements in the construction of nuanced narratives, meaningful bridges, and social impact strategies.


message planning | content development | speechwriting | coalition building | celebrity engagement | brand advising | event curating | script advising


Jesse Moore is a senior consultant specializing in message development, speechwriting and bridge-building across delicate divides. He is a former White House speechwriter and Associate Director for Public Engagement, directing celebrity and entertainment partnerships for President Obama.  As the founder of Common Thread Strategies, Jesse serves clients ranging from Carnegie Hall, the NYPD, Pop Culture Collaborative, Stacey Abrams’ campaign for Governor, the NBA, and more. He is a Board member with Rock the Vote and Equal Justice USA. Jesse spent his early career in youth empowerment and college admissions and is now recognized as a leading voice nationally at the intersection of justice, politics and entertainment. He is a native of the Seattle area and a graduate of Western Washington University

In the Media:  

VEVO Live  |  NBC Today Show  |  Washington Journal Live  |  MSNBC  |  Huffington Post, Oct. 4, 2016  |  Huffington Post, Sept. 29, 2016  |  White House Blog, Selma Anniversary  |  White House Blog, Affordable Care Act  |  White House Event | Arts, Innovation & Criminal Justice Reform