Bennett Lipscomb


Bennett Lipscomb is the Director of Trendency Research. Bennett’s polling, research, and legislative background enables him to examine a campaign or an organization’s mission from unique perspectives given his experience in both analyzing data and achieving tangible legislative results.

Stefan Hankin

President & Co-founder

Stefan Hankin is the President and Co-Founder of Trendency Research. Stefan has nearly two decades of experience in market research, data analytics, communications strategy, and public opinion polling and analysis for clients that range from America’s Promise to the City of Los Angeles to Raytheon to the Southern Environmental Law Center. 

Brendan Gleason

Vice President

Brendan Gleason is the Vice President of Trendency Research. Brendan has more than a decade of experience working with organizations, associations, and corporations to engage their audience, and works with Trendency's clients to map out their strategy from concept to execution.

Mahamed Omar

Project Assistant

Mahamed Omar is a Project Assistant at Trendency Research whose primary functions are data processing, analysis, and visualization. He graduated from Emory University in 2016 with a B.A. in Political Science and Economics.