Francois Barrilleaux is a Research Assistant at GBAO, where he works on survey research, literature reviews, client presentations, and focus groups.

Francois graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and minors in Economics and Survey Research & Data Analytics. Prior to joining GBAO, he worked as an intern at The Philadelphia Inquirer on the data journalism team and as a research assistant for multiple Penn professors through the Penn Program on Opinion Research and Election Studies (PORES). He also worked with several campaigns including Marlene Katz for Pennsylvania House of Representatives and Joe Biden for President.

Francois currently lives in Washington, D.C. but grew up in the Bay Area in Oakland, CA. Outside of work, he loves hiking, biking, and appreciating well-designed cities.