Howard Daniel Pfeiffer is an American activist, podcaster and former senior advisor to U.S. President Barack Obama for Strategy and Communications.
Pfeiffer was a long-time aide to Obama, serving in various press and communications roles throughout his 2008 campaign for the presidency, on his presidential transition team and in the Obama White House. He co-hosts the Pod Save America podcast with Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett and Tommy Vietor. In 2015, Pfeiffer joined CNN as a political contributor.
His new book is "Yes We (Still) Can."