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U.S. Rep. Deb Haaland (NM-1)
U.S. Rep. Katie Porter (CA-45)
U.S. Rep. Ayanna Pressley (MA-7)
(announced Nov. 22, 2019)
Campaign Manager Roger Lau
Chief of Staff Dan Geldon
(from the beginning; title reported Feb. 13,
2019) Chief of staff in Warren's Senate office from Jan.-late
Oct. 2018; previously deputy COS from Dec. 2012. Senior advisor
on Warren's 2012 campaign. Advisor to Warren at the Consumer
Financial Protection Bureau, 2010-11. Advisor to Warren for the
Congressional Panel on TARP, 2008-09. Campaign manager on U.S.
Rep. John Yarmuth (KY)'s 2008 re-election campaign. Directed the
DNC's youth outreach program in 2004. J.D. from Harvard Law
School (student of Warren and president of HLS Democrats);
undergraduate degree from UMass Amherst. From Bethesda. twitter
National Political Director Rebecca Pearcey
Campaign manager on Ted Strickland for U.S. Senate in
Ohio, 2016. Northeast regional political director at the DCCC in
the 2014 cycle. Campaign manager on John Gregg's 2012 campaign
for governor of Indiana. HIV counseling and testing campaign
director at the Clinton Health Access Initiative, 2010-11. Penn
National Gaming, 2009-10. Ohio political director at Obama for
America, Fall 2008. Political director at the Ohio Democratic
Party, March 2007-June 2008. Field director on Strickland for
Governor, 2006. Deputy field director at Wal-Mart Watch, Jan.
2005-March 2006. Canvass director for ACT Florida, 2004.
Regional field director on Rep. Dick Gephardt's Iowa caucus campaign in
2003-4. Administrative aide to Oregon State Sen. Margaret
Carter. Graduate of Oregon State University with a degree in
liberal studies, 2000 after transferring from Chemeketa Community
Northeast Political Director Helen Brosnan
(July 2019) Organizing director of Families
Belong Together campaign for the National Domestic Workers Alliance,
Aug. 2018-July 2019; organizing and program director of the Be A Hero
campaign, Feb. 2018-Jan. 2019. Director of Rise to Run, Feb.
2017-Feb. 2018. National political engagement team on the Women's
March, Dec. 2016-Feb. 2018. Surrogates and communications
associate on Hillary for America, July-Nov. 2016. B.A. in
government and justice and peace studies from Georgetown University,
African American Outreach Director D'shawna Bernard
(Jan. 2019) Special advisor on Elizabeth Warren
for MA from Oct. 2017. Project management consultant at BCD
Strategies, from Jan. 2017. Deputy GOTV director for the
Pennsylvania Democratic Party, Sept.-Nov. 2016. Special assistant
for press operations for the Democratic National Convention Committee,
from Mar. 2016. Consultant on the Avoice Project for the
Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Sept. 2012-Feb. 2016.
Consultant/project coordinator to the USA-ANC Centenary Committee, Nov.
2011-Sept. 2012. B.A. in political science, international studies
from American University, 2011. twitter
Latinx Outreach Director Jonathan Jayes-Green
(Sept. 2019) Co-founder and founding director of
UndocuBlack Network, May 2015-Sept. 2019. Director of Hispanic
and Caribbean affairs for Gov. Martin O'Malley, Mar. 2014-Mar.
2015. Commissioner on the Governor's Commission on Hispanic
Affairs, Aug. 2013-Mar. 2014. Community liaison for Maryland Del.
Sheila Hixon, Jan.-Dec. 2011. B.A. in sociology from Goucher
College, 2014; A.A. in general studies from Montgomery College,
Director of LGBTQ+ Engagement and Youth Vote Director Daniel Lander
(Mar. 2019) LGBTQ+ constituency director for the
Democratic Party of Georgia, Aug.-Dec. 2018. LISC AmeriCorps
community assessment coordinator for Just-A-Start Corporation, Sept.
2015-May 2016. Paralegal in New York, 2014-Aug. 2015.
M.P.P. in social and urban policy from Harvard's John F. Kennedy School
of Government, 2018; A.B. in history and literature from Harvard,
2014. Experience includes policy team fellow on Elizabeth Warren
for Senate, Jun.-Aug. 2012. twitter
Director of Native American and rural engagement at
the DNC. Government relations advisor to Kilpatrick Townsend
& Stockton LLP, Aug. 2013-June 2015. Degree in government
from Dartmouth College, 2013. Enrolled member of the Pueblo of
Pojoaque in New Mexico. twitter
Director of State and Delegate Strategy Brendan Summers
(reported as senior advisor by CNN on Jan. 2,
2018) Senior advisor in NH (from July 2018) and campaigns
director in DC area (June 2017-July 2018) for Let America Vote.
Senior account executive at Wildfire Contact, June-Dec. 2016.
Caucus director on Bernie 2016, announced June 2015. Executive
director (Jan. 2013) and deputy executive director (Jan. 2012-Jan.
2013) for the Nevada Assembly Democratic Caucus. 2012
presidential caucus director for the Iowa Democratic Party, Feb.
2010-Jan. 2012. Assistant analyst at Greenberg Quinlan Rosner,
Aug. 2009-Feb. 2010. Caucus to convention manager for the Iowa
Democratic Party in 2008. Graduate of All America PAC's Camp Bayh
Director of Delegate Operations Justine Turner
(June 2019) Political manager (Feb. 2018-June
2019) and special assistant to the president (Apr. 2017-Feb. 2018) for
Senate Majority PAC. Political associate at KDKnickerbocker, Apr.
2015-Apr. 2017. Marketing assistant for Sidley Austin LLP, Dec.
2014-Mar. 2015. B.A. in international relations from the Johns
Hopkins University. twitter
Senior Advisor for Organizing Tracey Lewis
(reported by Politico on Jan. 15, 2019) Deputy executive director and COO at the DSCC in the 2018 cycle, announced Feb. 16, 2017. Senior advisor for Georgia on HIllary for America in Fall 2016; earlier directed surrogate operations at the Democratic National Convention; and was primary states director on Hillary for America. State strategic advisor to Sen. Elizabeth Warren (MA). Principal in the grassroots practice at Dewey Square Group from May 2011. National field director for the Alliance for Climate Protection. Managed the 2010 Connecticut Coordinated Campaign. General election director on Obama's Campaign for Change in New Hampshire, July-Nov. 2008. New Hampshire field director for Hillary Clinton's 2008 primary campaign, then served as senior staff and field advisor and organized get-out-the-vote efforts for Clinton in six other primary states. Campaign manager for Massachusetts Democrats' Victory ‘06 Coordinated Campaign. Deputy director of Sen. John Kerry's leadership committee, Keeping America's Promise. Worked in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Florida for John Kerry in 2004 and served as Kerry's credentials director during the 2004 Democratic National Convention. Worked in Wisconsin for Gore-Lieberman in 2000. Lewis has also worked on various local and statewide races in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Graduate of Colgate University. Grew up in Syracuse, NY. twitter
National Deputy Organizing Director Kunoor Ojha
Regional Organizing Directors
Midwest Mary Lou Akai-Ferguson AAPI organizing
(Mar. 2019) Regional organizing director on Ben
Jealous for Governor (MD), Aug.-Nov. 2018. Corps member in New
Orleans area for Teach for America, June 2016-May 2018. B.A. in
economics from Wellesley College, 2016. twitter
Pacific Northwest Kevin F. Delaney
Deputy operations director on the Democratic Party of
Wisconsin Coordinated Campaign, Sept.-Nov. 2018. Special projects
assistant (Aug.-Sept. 2018), regional field director (May-Aug. 2018),
and field organizer (Jan.-May 2018) on Elizabeth Warren for MA.
Campaign manager on John Stefanini for Mayor (Framingham, MA), May-Nov.
2017. Bachelor's degree (dual degree) in economics and political
science from University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, 2017. twitter
Southeast Anthony Davis, Jr. to Georgia
Experience on Ayana Pressley and Doug Jones
Southwest Maria C. Martinez Latinos/as/x
Organizing Program Manager Misha Battiste
(Feb. 2019) Deputy political director on Tina
Smith for Minnesota, May-Nov. 2018. Political associate at the
DSCC, Apr. 2017-May 2018. Deputy operations director, HR
associate on Hillary for America, Aug.-Nov. 2016. Delegate
tracker for the DNC, Feb.-Aug. 2016. B.A. in mass
communication/media studies from Xavier University of Louisiana, 2015.
Deputy Director, States Team Sarah Baron
(Mar. 2019) National campaign strategist (Mar.
2018-Feb. 2019) and senior regional field director (Oct. 2017-Mar.
2018) at the ACLU. Associate director of campaigns (Jan.-Oct.
2017), ealry childhood campaign manager (Sept. 2015-Jan. 2017), state
advocacy coordinator (Nov. 2014-Sept. 2015), field associate (Mar.-Nov.
2014) and special assistant (Jan. 2013-Mar. 2014) at the Center for
American Progress. Field organizer at Organizing for America
Virginia, July-Nov. 2012. B.A. in political science and
disablility studies from UCLA, 2012. twitter
National Training Director Lucy (Sedgwick) Olena
(May 2019) Training director for the Progressive
Change Campaign Committee, Aug. 2016-May 2019. Associate director
of training center for the Public Interest Network, Jan. 2015-Aug.
2016. Assistant organizing director (Aug. 2013-Dec. 2014) and
organizer (Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013) for Green Corps. B.A. in
environmental studies from Brown University, 2011. twitter
Senior Strategist Joe Rospars
Founding partner and CEO of Blue State Digital.
Took leave from BSD to serve as chief digital strategist on Obama's
2012 campaign and new media director on Obama's 2008 campaign.
Internet director at the DNC, 2005-06. Part of Gov. Howard Dean's
presidential campaign Internet team, where he wrote and edited emails
and also worked on message development, online brand building, and
grassroots organizing. Prior to the Dean campaign, Rospars taught
English in Stockholm, Sweden and wrote for NotGeniuses.com, a political
blog. Bachelor's degree in political science from The George
Washington University. Originally from Long Island. twitter
Chief Mobilization Officer Caitlin Mitchell
(reported by Politico
on Jan. 15, 2019) Chief mobilization officer at the DNC in the
2018 cycle, announced Aug. 25, 2017 to Jan.
2019. Vice president of digital at EMILY's List from Apr.
2015. Deputy digital director at the DNC, July 2014-Apr.
2015. Email director at Organizing for Action, Feb. 2013-July
2014. Email writer for Obama for America, Aug. 2011-Jan.
2013. Research director at AKPD Message and Media, Feb. 2009-Aug.
2011. Digital director on Chicago for Rahm Emanuel, Oct.
2010-Mar. 2011. Staff assistant at AKPD Message and Media/ASK
Public Strategies, Feb.-July 2009. B.S. in communication studies,
public advocacy from Ohio University, 2007. twitter
Director of Grassroots Mobilization Tessa Simmonds
(reported by Politico
on Jan. 15, 2019) Digital director (Jan. 2017), deputy digital
director (from May 2016) and digital organizing director (from July
2015) at the DNC. Digital director for the Texas Democratic
Party, April 2013-June 2015. Online campaigns manager at Free
Press, Oct. 2009-April 2013. Teaching fellow at the New
Organizing Institute, Jan. 2012-Jan. 2013. Field director on John
Olver for Congress, June-Nov. 2008. B.A. in English, social
thought and political economy from University of Massachusetts,Amherst,
2008; A.A. from MassBay Community College, 2005. twitter
Early States Director for Mobilization Hannah Fine
(May 2019) Digital director to U.S. Sen. Sherrod
Brown, Feb. 2017-May 2019. Deputy digital director for the Ohio
Democratic Party, May-Nov. 2016. Organizer on Hillary for
America, starting in Burlington, IA then to KS, NY, ME, June 2015-May
2016. B.A. in English and creative writing, math from Hamilton
Grassroots Mobilization Ernest Britt
(July 2019) Freelance writer/designer, social
media manager, digital strategist from Jan. 2019; also communications
specialist for the Georgia Municipal Association from Jan. 2019.
Digital manager (Aug.-Dec. 2018), digital strategist (Mar.-Aug. 2018)
and digital assistant (Aug. 2017-Mar. 2018) for Stacey Abrams for
Governor (GA). Campaign strategist for Middle Seat, July-Aug.
2017. Press assistant on Tom Perriello for Virginia, Mar.-July
2017. Junior associate at Murphy Vogel Askew Reilly, LLC., July
2016-Jan. 2017. B.A. in political science and English from Duke
University, 2016. Also freelance graphic designer, 2012-15.
Senior Digital Organizer Katherine C. Swanson
(Jan. 2019) Digital organizing director on
Elizabeth Warren for Massachusetts, Apr.-Dec. 2018.
Advocacy associate for ActBlue, June 2017-Apr. 2018. B.A. in
government and politics from University of Maryland, 2017; student body
president, 2016-17, also, political advertising fellow at Google,
June-Nov. 2016. twitter
Director of Online Community Organizing Rabiah Elisa
(Feb. 2019) State email manager (from Jan.
2018), digital writer/strategist (from Sept. 2015 ) and digital
production assistant (from Sept. 2015)at the DNC; also interned at the
DNC in summer 2012. B.A. in political science from Spelman
Social Media Director Anastasia Golovashkina
(June 2019) Digital strategy manager (Jan.-May 2019),
senior digital strategist (Mar. 2016-Jan. 2019), digital strategist
(June 2016-Mar. 2017) and digital production associate (Oct. 2015-June
2016) at Trilogy Interactive. Junior digital associate (June
2014-Sept. 2015) and seasonal digital associate (Apr. 2013-May 2014) at
270 Strategies. Bachelor's degree in economics and public policy
from University of Chicago. twitter
Deputy Social Media Director Paola Rolón Machado
(Feb. 2019) Social content manager at the DNC,
2019. Freelance social media consultant and content writer in
Puerto Rico, July 2017-Mar. 2018; digital communications manager for
the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, Nov. 2017-Feb. 2018.
Journalist with GFR Media in Puerto Rico, Aug. 2016-July 2017.
B.A. from University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras.
Social Sophie Ota
(Jan. 2019) Digital writer on Elizabeth Warren for Massachusetts, May-Dec. 2018. Digital advocacy temp., intern at Planned Parenthood Federation of America, June 2017-May 2018. B.A. in journalism from The George Washington University. twitter
Social Media Organizer Priya Millward
(July 2019) B.S., B.A. in media, culture and
communication, politics from New York University, 2019.
Experience includes social media strategist (Sept. 2018-Mar. 2019) and
accounts fellow (May-Aug. 2018) and freelance social media manager
(Jan.-Aug. 2018) for Anne Lewis Strategies, LLC.
SMS Manager Amanda Robinson
(Apr. 2019) Digital strategist (Jan.-Apr. 2019)
and digital organizer (June 2017-Jan. 2019) for Stand Up America.
Bachelor's degree in public policy from New York University,
2017. Mobile intern for digital organizing (May-Nov. 2016) and
content intern (Jan.-May 2016) on Hillary for America.
Senior Advisor for Video and Senior Road Videographer Hope Hall
(Feb. 2019) Cinematographer, filmmaker,
photographer based in Venice, CA, from Mar. 2017; also documentary
filmmaker from June 2000. Presiden Obama's principal videographer
at the White House, May 2011-Mar. 2017. M.A. in documentary film
and video from Stanford University, 2000; B.A. in history, French from
UC Berkeley, 1991. twitter
Video Director Rachel Kopilow
Deputy director of video (Jan. 2016-Jan. 2017) and
senior video producer (Dec. 2014-Jan. 2016) at the White House.
Post production for Sony Pictures Entertainment, Aug. 2013-Dec.
2014. Multimedia producer for the Democratic National Convention
Committee in Charlotte, Jan.-Sept. 2012. Intern for PBS
Washington Week, June-Sept. 2011. B.A. in radio/TV/film and
history from Northwestern University, 2011. twitter
Producer Kohar Minassian
(Apr. 2019) Freelance producer/editor since
2013. Video producer, tech and innovation at Mic, June 2017-Mar.
2019. Video producer/editor for The Huffington Post, Sept.
2015. Graphic and UI/UX designer for Pyramidia Inc, Feb.-May
2015. B.A. in film and digital media from UC Santa Cruz, 2014.
Design Director Raquel Breternitz
(Sept. 2019) Senior designer for Pivotal Labs
from Oct. 2017. Visual lead on Watson Education (Mar.-Sept. 2017)
and product designer at IBM Design (Jan. 2015-Mar. 2017) for IBM.
Junior designer at Wyatt Brand, Sept. 2013-Feb. 2014. Designer,
screenprinter at Hotline Ink, May-Dec. 2013. B.F.A. in design and
B.A. in American studies from The University of Texas at Austin,
Senior Designer Judy Su
(Aug. 2019) Designer at Blue State, Aug.
2018-Aug. 2019. Designer at Grey Group, Apr. 2016-Aug.
2018. Designer at the Cassandra Report, May 2015-Apr. 2016.
Bachelor's degree in communication studies and B.F.A. in graphic design
from University of Michigan, 2015.
Design Eric Ziminsky
(Feb. 2019) Senior designer (from Apr. 2018) and
junior designer (from Feb. 2016) at the DNC from Mar. 2016.
B.F.A. in graphic design from Maryland Institute College of Art, 2015;
A.F.A. in graphic design from Delaware College of Art and Design,
Senior Graphic Designer Stacie Buell
(July 2019) Freelance graphic designer, Jan.
2019. Graphic designer at Bully Pulpit Interactive, June
2014-Dec. 2017. B.A. in political communication from The George
Washington University, 2014. twitter
Associate Designer Morgan Searcy
(Dec. 2019) Freelance designer from Jan.
2018. B.F.A. from
Auburn University, 2019. twitter
Senior Creative Lead Nathan Maggio
(May 2019) Creative director at Blue State
Digital, May 2017-May 2019. Art director for Funny or Die, Jan.
2008-Jan. 2017. Studied American history at California State
Senior Creative Lead Ben O'Keefe
(Aug. 2019) Principal and executive producer at
BOK Creative from
Jan. 2019. Public speaker with Gotham Artists, 2011. Senior
social and cultural producer (June 2015-Jan. 2017) and community
manager (Mar.-June 2015) for MoveOn. Writer/guest host for MTV
Nnews–Decoded with Franchesca Ramsey, 2015-16. twitter
Communications Director Kristen Orthman
Senior political advisor to Sen. Warren from
Mar. 2017. Communications director (from July 2015) and press
(Nov. 2010-July 2015 to Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid.
Press on Reid's re-election campaign, April-Nov. 2010. Press
assistant to Democratic Leader Harry Reid, May 2008-May 2010.
B.A. in international studies/art history from American University ,
Deputy Communications Director Chris Hayden
Press Secretary Gabrielle Farrell
Director of communications for the NHDP from Aug.
2018. Press secretary on Elizabeth for MA from Jan. 2018.
Press secretary on the Committee to Elect Martin J. Walsh (Mayor of
Boston), May-Nov. 2017. Deputy chief of staff, communications for
Boston Public Schools, May 2016-June 2017. Associate press
secretary (Feb. 2015-Feb. 2016) and press assistant (Mar. 2014-Feb.
2015) to Mayor Martin J. Walsh. Associate at The Partnership,
Inc., Jan. 2013-June 2014. External affairs associate (July
2013-Mar. 2014) and public relations, communications associate (Nov.
2012-July 2013) at Project Bread-The Walk for Hunger. M.S. in
communication and media studies from Northeastern University College of
Professional Studies, 2017; B..A. in French and political science from
Bryn Mawr College, 2012. twitter
Deputy National Press Secretary Saloni Sharma
Rapid Response Coordinator and Spokesperson Alexis Krieg
(June 2019) Digital press secretary in the
Office of Sen. Warren, Feb. 2017-June 2019. Director of
communications to the chair of Albright Stonebridge Group, Jan.
2013-Feb. 2017. Press assistant (Aug.-Nov. 2012) and intern
(May-Aug. 2012) on Elizabeth Warren for Massachusetts. B.A. in
political science and government, political science and journalism from
American University, 2012. Texas native. twitter
Director of Surrogates and Strategic Communications Camonghne Felix
(June 2019) Director of communications on Amara
Enyia for Mayor (Chicago) from Dec. 2018-Feb. 2019. Senior
communications manager for the Ms. Foundation for Women, from June
2018. Senior account executive and strategist (Mar.-June 2018)
and account executive (Oct. 2016-Apr. 2017) at BerlinRosen.
Speechwriter/deputy press secretary in the Office of Gov. Mario Cuomo,
Oct. 2015-Nov. 2016. M.A. in arts politics from New York
University; M.F.A. in writing from Bard College. twitter
Public Engagement Alencia Johnson
(July 2019) Director of public engagement (Apr.
2018-July 2019), director of constituency communications (June
2016-Mar. 2018), assistant director of constituency communications
(June 2015-May 2016) and press officer (Apr. 2013-May 2015) for Planned
Parenthood Federation of America. Surrogate booking coordinator
on Obama for America, Apr. 2012-Nov. 2012. Communications
specialist for GEICO, Dec. 2009-Mar. 2012. B.A. in communication
studies from Christopher Newport University, 2009. twitter
Speechwriter Christopher Huntley
Speechwriter in Warren's Senate office from April
2018. Communications director to U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee (CA),
2017-18. Director of millennial media on Hillary for America,
Aug.-Nov. 2016. Press secretary for the Democratic National
Convention Committee from March 2016. Deputy press secretary and
deputy speechwriter in the Office of Senate Democratic Leader Harry
Reid from May 2015, started in Reid's office as a press assistant in
Aug. 2013. B.S. in public relations from SUNY at Plattsburgh,
2013, after studying broadcast journalism at Hudson Valley Community
College 2009-10. twitter
Press Assistant Adrian Eng Gastelum
(Nov. 2019) Field organizer in Las Vegas on
Kamala Harris for the
People, July-Oct. 2019. Bachelor's degree in journalism and
design from The New School, 2018.
Research Director Vriti Jain
Moved over from research/policy advisor to the Senate
office. Research associate at the DSCC. Research
associate at Obama for America, April-Nov. 2012. Policy associate
in the City of Chicago Mayor's Office, June 2011-May 2012; previously
research assistant on the transition and on Chicago for Rahm.
A.B. in public policy and economics from University of Chicago, 2011.
(ultra-milionaire tax) | universal child care and early learning | tech reform | housing | ag. economy | corporate profits tax | public lands
student debt/college affordability | military housing | debt relief to Puerto Rico | opioid crisis | corporate influence at the Pentagon | abortion
no president above the law | economic patriotism / green manufacturing | Small Business Equity Fund | end private prisons
strengthen our democracy | climate change | rebuild the State Department | value the work of women of color | immigration reform | financial sector
averting economic crash | trade | rural America and a new farm economy | gun violence | Tribal Nations and indigenous peoples | criminal justice
climate change | Social Security | Washington corruption | congressional independence from corporate lobbyists | tax on excessive lobbying | empower American workers and raise wages | trust in the federal judiciary | environmental justice | LGBTQ+ rights and equality | get big money out of politics
public education | political influence of market-dominant companies | financing Medicare for All | promises to servicemembers, veterans and military families
end corporate perjury | reduce health care costs and transition to Medicare for All | protect and empower renters | white nationalist violence
Blue New Deal | financial corruption | people with disabilities | bankruptcy system | student loan debt (ii) | restore integrity and competence to government
Senior Advisor and Policy Director Jon
Chief counsel and legislative director to Sen. Warren
from Jan. 2013. Chief counsel to Sen. Richard Blumenthal
(CT). Policy advisor on Warren's Senate campaign. Law clerk
to Sen. Edward M. Kennedy (MA). J.D. from Yale University, 2008;
Fulbright scholar, M.Phil. in technology policy from University of
Cambridge; A.B. in political science from University of Illinois at
National Security Policy Advisor Sasha Baker
Moved over from position as national security advisor
to Sen. Warren. Deputy chief of staff to Secretary of Defense
Ashton Carter. Special assistant to the Director and program
examiner in the Homeland Security and National Security divisions at
the Office of Managment and Budget. Staff on the House Armed
Services Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee. M.P.P. from
the Harvard Kennedy School of Government; B.A. from Dartmouth
Economic Policy Advisor Bharat Ramamurti
(Feb. 2019) Moved over from position as senior
banking counsel to Sen. Warren. J.D. from Yale Law School, 2007;
A.B. in social studies from Harvard College, 2003. twitter
Outside Advisor Ganesh Sitaraman
Professor of Law and Director of the Program on Law
and Government at Vanderbilt Law School. Policy director to
Elizabeth Warren during her Senate campaign, and then as her senior
counsel in the U.S. Senate.
See also: Alex Thompson and
Theodoric Meyer. "The Ivory Tower team of wonks behind Warren's
policy agenda," Politico, June 24, 2019.
Media Analytics Lead Samantha Hicks
(Mar. 2019) Associate director for
insights at OMD USA, May 2018-Mar. 2019. Senior manager for
marketing sciences (Aug. 2017-Apr. 2018) and manager for marketing
sciences (Mar.-Aug. 2017) at PHD. Battleground states analyst at
Hillary for America, Aug.-Nov. 2016. Relationship
IT Director Todd Ching
Founder (June 2017) and principal consultant for Data
Rabbit Solutions in the Greater Boston area. Senior IT manager
for Root Capital, Aug. 2015-Feb. 2017. Manager of technology
operations and data security for Health Leads, Aug. 2014-July
2015. Non-profit IT client manager at Insource Services, Inc.,
Jan. 2010-Aug. 2014. IT and Medford volunteer coordinator on Mike
Capuano for Senate, Sept.-Dec. 2009. Administrator/IT at
Corporate Accountability International, Mar. 2008-Feb. 2009.
Program associate at Youth Advocacy Project, July 2005-Nov. 2007.
B.A. in political science, history from Boston College, 2005.
Director of Project Management Julianna Egner
(Mar. 2019) Director of special projects at Blue State Digital, Apr. 2018-Feb. 2019. Project manager (Jan. 2016-Sept. 2017), project coordinator (May 2014-Dec. 2015) and media associate (Nov. 2012-May 2014) at Blue State Digital. SEM analyst (Nov. 2011-Oct. 2012) and digital account coordinator (July-Nov. 2011 at Integrated Media Solutions. B.S. in applied economics and management, marketing from Cornell University, 2011.
Senior Front-End Engineer Jon Jandoc
(Aug. 2019) Senior software engineer at Joymode,
Apr. 2018-Aug. 2019. Deputy director of front-end development
(Apr. 2015-Mar. 2018) and senior front-end web developer (Oct.
2011-Apr. 2015) at Blue State Digital. GUI designer for Spark
Networks, Aug. 2009-Oct. 2011 and Apr. 2004-July 2008. B.A. in
media studies from Pomona College, 2004.
Software Engineer Jason Katz-Brown
(April 2019) Software engineer on Resistbot from
June 2018. Data and engineering on the Iowa Coordinated Campaign,
Aug.-Nov. 2018. Software engineer at Airbnb, Oct. 2011-Mar.
2018. Software engineer for Google Japan, Sept. 2008-Oct.
2011. B.S., Master of Engineering in natural language processing
from MIT, 2008.
Software Engineer Alex Marple
(May 2019) Web engineer at Red Hat, Mar.
2018-Apr. 2019; web engineering manager (Jan.-Mar. 2018) and web
engineer (Aug. 2017-Jan. 2018 at CoreOS. Contract Web Developer
for Kiip, June-Aug. 2017. Self-employed front-end engineer, July
Consulting, LLC, Oct. 2015-June 2016. Creative engineer/front end
developer at DigitasLBi, May-Oct. 2015. Developer at Zocalo
Technology and Consulting Services, Jan. 2014-May 2015. Conflicts
administrative assistance for Perkins Coie LLP, Feb. 2012-May
2013. Committee assistant in the Washington State Senate, Jan.
2008-Mar. 2011. B.A. in political economy and comparative history
from The Evergreen State College, 2007.
Tech Lead Joe Kent
(Mar. 2019) Senior UI engineer at Blue State
Digital, Mar. 2018-Mar. 2019. Freelance fullstack engineer plus
project manager for Let America Vote, Jan.- 2017-Aug. 2018.
Software engineer (Jan. 2017-Feb. 2018), junior software engineer (July
2015-Jan. 2017) and web developer intern for DoSomething.org. twitter
Lead Product Designer Victoria Adams
(May 2019) Lead designer (Apr. 2018-Apr. 2019) and senior designer (Nov. 2017-Apr. 2018) at P'unk Avenue, LLC. Designer at Blue State Digital, June 2013-Nov. 2017. Digital designer on Katie McGinty for Senate, Sept.-Nov. 2016. Junior designer at Hagopian Ink Inc, Sept. 2012-June 2013. Graphic designer and illustrator at Activaided Orthotics, June-Dec. 2012. B.F.A. in communication design and degree in English from Carnegie Mellon University, 2012.
Product Manager Colin Le
(July 2019) Product manager, traffic at
1stdibs.com, Oct. 2018-July 2019. Product manager at Conde Nast,
Jan. 2017-Oct. 2018. Associate product manager at Big Human, Aug.
2015-Nov. 2016. Graduate of Stanford University, 2014.
Innovation Manager Vishal Disawar
(Oct. 2019) Product manager at
MobilizeAmerica, Mar. 2018-Aug. 2019. Co-founder and CEO at Grove
AI (acquired by MobilizeAmerica, May 2017-Mar. 2018. Entrepreneur
in resident fellow at Higher Ground Labs, Aug.-Oct. 2017. Product
consultant to United We Dream, Apr.-July 2017. Digital organizer
for Hillary for America, Aug.-Nov. 2016. Studied computer science
and political science at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Technology Advisor Mike Conlow
Head of technology consulting for Blue State Digital
from Nov. 2014.
Director of Paid Media Eric Reif
(Jan. 2019) Media director at Bully Pulpit Interactive, Sept. 2017-Jan. 2019. Email director/grassroots donor director and earlier senior email campaigner for the DNC, Nov. 2013-Sept. 2017. Senior digital strategist at Powell Tate, Feb.-Nov. 2013. Senior digital strategist at Weber Shandwick, Feb.-Nov. 2013. Senior digital advertising manager at Obama for America, Aug. 2011-Jan. 2013. Account supervisor at Bully Pulpit Interactive, June 2010-Aug. 2011. B.A. in history, American culture studies from Washington University in St. Louis, 2010. twitter
Deputy Director of Paid Media Jacob Garber
(Aug. 2019) Special projects media lead,
Apr.-July 2019. Senior media planner (July 2018-Apr. 2019) and
media strategist (Feb. 2017-June 2018) at Bully Pulpit
Interactive. Media fellow for Precision Network, Sept. 2016-Jan.
2017. Master' degree in English from UC Davis; B.A. in English
and creative writing from The George Washington University.
Senior Media Planner Divya Samu
(July 2019) Digital advertising manager (Jan.
2018-June 2019) and digital advertising associate (June-Dec. 2017) at
BerlinRosen. Marketing specialist at Fanatics, Inc. June
2016-June 2017. Bachelor's degree in international relations and
affairs from American University, 2016.
Lead Media Strategist Gordon Murphy
(June 2019) Digital marketing specialist for AIS
Media, Inc., July 2016-May 2019. Copywriter at ANEVRY, Feb.
2015-Apr. 2017; senior search fulfillment specialist at YP, Mar.
2015-May 2016; story designer for Green Dot Games, Feb. 2015-May
2016. Content creation specialist for Digital Sherpa, July
2013-Aug. 2014. Graphic designer for Superior International
Industries, Jan. 2012-Mar. 2013. B.A. in visual communication
from Berry College, 2011.
Media Strategist/Buyer Mikala Paula Cohen
(Feb. 2019) Digital campaigns associate at
Blueprint Interactive, June-Nov. 2018. Bachelor's degree in
political science from The University of Chicago 2018.
Lead Ad Ops Specialist Maggie He
(June 2019) Media operations (June 2017-May 2019), media coordinator (Nov. 2015-June 2017) and media in training (Sept.-Dec. 2015) at Decibel Media. Bachelor's in business administration and management from Johnson & Wales University-Florida, 2015.
In a Feb. 25, 2019 fundraising email, Warren announced she will not hold big money fundraisers or do call time to ask wealthy donors for support. See: MJ Lee. "Elizabeth Warren's finance director leaving campaign." CNN, Mar. 31, 2019.
Fundraising Associates include:
(July 2019) Digital strategist (Aug. 2018-July
2019) and digital associate (May-Aug. 2018) at Mothership
Strategies. Undergraduate degree from University of Maryland
College Park, 2018.
(July 2019) Associate strategist, content and
campaigns at Blue State Digital, Apr. 2018-July 2019. Content
coordinator for Digiday, May 2017-Apr. 2018. B.S. in strategic
communications from The University of Kansas.
Direct Marketing Manager Rodney Smith
(July 2019) Strategic planner for Integrated
Direct Marketing, LLC from Sept. 2016. Account manager at Donor
Point Marketing, Feb.-Sept. 2016. List strategist for CDR
Fundraising Group, Nov. 2014-Sept. 2015. Senior list coordinator
(Aug.-Oct. 2014), list coordinator II (Aug. 2013-Aug. 2014), list
coordinator I (Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013) and interactive intern (Feb.-Aug.
2012) at Chapman Cubine Adams + Hussey. B.A. in creative writing
from George Mason University.
Senior Advisor for Planning Kaaren Hinck
[runs scheduling] Scheduler to Sen. Sheldon
Whitehouse (RI). Advisor to Sen. Warren. Deputy state
director to Sen. Amy Klobuchar (MN). Deputy chief of
staff/executive assistant to Sen. John Kerry (MA) to 2013.
Scheduling director on John Kerry for President primary campaign,
Scheduling IA and NV Laura Gerrard
Graduate of Amherst College, 2015. twitter
Scheduling NH and SC Kristin Slevin
Deputy field director on Warren for Senate from Jan.
2018. Program associate at the Barbara Lee Political Office, Feb.
2017-Jan. 2018. Field organizer in Keene for the New Hampshire
Democratic Party, June-Nov. 2016. Field organizer in Fargo, ND on
Hillary for America, May-June 2016. Public relations manager for
WGU Indiana, Aug. 2013-May 2016. M.S. in management and
leadership from WGU Indiana, 2016; B.S. in public relations and
marketing from Ball State University, 2013. twitter
Advance Director Andrea Sun
Marketing, communications and brand consultant at
Andrea Sun Consulting from Jan. 2013. Press advance on Hillary
for America, July-Nov. 2016. Account director, West Coast for
Bullfrog & Baum, April 2010-Dec. 2012. Public relations for
SLS Hotel at Beverly Hills, June 2008-April 2010. Marketing
manager for SBE Hotel Group-Las Vegas, Aug. 2007-May 2008.
Marketing coordinator from VEGAS.com/Greenspun Media Group, May
2006-Aug. 2007. B.A. in international business from UC Irvine,
Deputy Advance Director Brencia Berry
Started with Warren in mid-2018. 2018 New
Leaders Council fellow; chief
Hillary for America, June-Nov. 2016.
Government relations legislative assistant for the City of Austin, Feb.
2015-June 2016. M.P.A. from the University of Texas at Austin-LBJ
School of Public Affairs, 2016; Bachelor's degree in political science
and government from Louisiana State University, 2013.
Director of Media Advance Lenore Cho
Body Woman Nora Kate Keefe
Special assistant/scheduler to Sen. Warren from Aug.
2015. Regional director for Sen.Warren, Dec. 2014-Aug.
2015. Coordinated Campaign director and convention director
(Feb.-June 2014) for the Massachusetts Democratic Party. Field
organizer in Regional director for U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warre, Jan.
2013-Jan. 2014. Regional field directro on Elizabeth Warren for
MA, July-Nov. 2012. Worcester County for the Massachusetts
Democratic Party, July 2011-June 2012. twitter
Chief Operating Officer Elizabeth Gramling
Chief operating officer at Rising Tide Interactive from Jan. 2017. Director of headquarters operations and services on Hillary for America, April 2015-Jan. 2017. Chief operating officer (Jan. 2013-April 2015) and director of operations (March 2007-Dec. 2012) at the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee. Operations on John Kerry for Senate/Keeping America's Promise, March 2005-March 2007. Voter contact and targeting at the DNC, Sept. 2004-March 2005. B.A. in liberal studies, humanities and social sciences from Rowan University.
Operations Director Emma Goldstein
(Jan. 2019) Digital planning director (July-Dec.
2018) and operations director (Jan.-July 2018) on Ellizabeth Warren for
MA. Director of operations (July 2017-Jan. 2018) and scheduler
(Feb.-July 2017) in the Office of U.S. Rep. Josh Gottheimer.
Special operations coordinator on Hillary for Pennsylvania, July-Nov.
2016. Scheduler to Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh, Jan. 2015-July
2016. Deputy director of boards and commissions in the Office of
Gov. Deval Patrick, Aug. 2013-Jan. 2015. Field organizer on Cory
Booker for Senate, July-Aug. 2013. GOTV coordinator on Ed Markey
for U.S. Senate, June 2013. B.A. in community health and American
studies from Tufts University, 2013. twitter
Operations Sara Morris
(Jan. 2019) A regional field director (June-Nov.
2018) and field organizer (Jan.-June 2018) on Elizabeth Warren for
MA. Manager of the Downtown Center for Community Engagement at
Stonehill College, Aug. 2017-Jan. 2018; AmericaCorps VISTA coordinator
for the Downtown Center, May 2016-Aug. 2017. Bachelor's degree in
political science and international studies from Stonehill College,
2016; internships include constituent services in the office of Sen.
Warren, Jan.-May 2016.
Talent Acquisitions Lead Melea Atkins
(June 2019) Manager of the Center for Payment
Innovation at Avalere Health, June 2016-June 2017. Legislative
aide in the Office of Sen. Warren, Mar. 2013-May 2016. Regional
field director on Elizabeth Warren for U.S. Senate, Nov. 2011-Nov.
2012. GOTV coordinator in special election for Providence City
Council, Sept.-Oct. 2011. Account assistant at Jasculca Terman
and Associates, Jan.-July 2011. Research associate at People for
a Better Providence, Dec. 2010-Jan. 2011. Field organizer on
David Cicilline for Congress, June-Nov. 2010. M.B.A. from UC
Berkeley Haas School of Business, Aug. 2017-May 2019; B.A. in public
policy and American institutions from Brown University, 2010. twitter
Human Resources Associate Margaret Trombly
(Oct. 2019) Operations assistant in Troy for
June-Sept. 2019. Civic engagement fellow with Young Invincibles,
Sept.-Dec. 2018. Bachelor's degree in gender and sexuality
studies from Bates College, 2018.
Budget Analyst Maya Sadagopal
(Nov. 2019) Recently returned from Peace Corps
in Columbia, July
2017-Nov. 2019. Assurance associate at PwC, Aug. 2015-June
2017. B.Com. in accounting from McIntire School of Commerce, 2015.
(reported by National Law Journal's C. Ryan Barber on April 17, 2019)
Megan Rapinoe (Dec. 13, 2019)
Hundreds of Obama Alumni (Dec. 18, 2019)
Rhiana Gunn-Wright, one of the policy architects of the Green New Deal (Dec. 19, 2019)
Former Mayor and HUD Secretary Julián Castro (Jan. 6, 2020 press release)
The New York Times (Jan. 19, 2020 co-endorsement with Sen. Amy Klobuchar) >
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Senior Channels Organizer Lainie Ferguson
(Dec. 2019) Associate director for the
Political Caucus, July-Dec. 2019. Finance associate with
Katherine Bobman Consulting, Jan.-July 2019. Regional campaign
director for the House Democratic Campaign Committee in Seattle,
Apr.-Dec. 2018. Campaign manager on Citizens in Support of Yelm
Schools, Jan.-Mar. 2018. Campaign manager on Elect Lorena Gonzalez,
Feb.-May 2017. Field organizer in Clark Co. for the WA State
Democrats' Coordinated Campaign, June-Nov. 2016. B.A. in
political science from University of Washington, 2016; Associate's
degree from Lower Columbia College, 2014
(Oct. 2019) Senior director of campaigns at
2019. Political and government lead, privacy communications at
Wickr, Oct. 2017-Feb. 2019. Regional director at EMILY's List,
May-Nov. 2017. Special projects, analytics on Hillary for
America, Aug.-Nov. 2016. Client engagement manager at Civis
Analytics, Aug. 2015-Aug. 2016. Deputy political director at the
Democratic Governors Association, May 2014-Feb. 2015. Program
manager at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Nov. 2012-May 2014.
M.P.H. from Washington University in St. Louis; B.A. in government from
The University of Texas at Austin. twitter
(Nov. 2019) Manager, Harvard Kennedy School from
Senior program director at Institute for Sustainable Communities (San
Francisco), Aug. 2016-July 2018. Senior program manager for the
City and County of San Francisco, Aug. 2014-July 2016. Senior
policy advisor for City of Rio de Janeiro, June 2013-July 2014.
Master of Urban Planning from Harvard University, 2014; Bachelor of
Architecture from Princeton University, 2007.
New Hampshire state director (from Apr. 2019 to end of campaign Aug. 28) and political director (announced Feb. 13, 2019) on Gillibrand 2020. Campaign manager on Free & Fair New Hampshire/Colin Van Ostern for Secretary of State, Mar.-Dec. 2018. Finance director on Joyce Craig for Manchester, Jan.-Nov. 2017. Call time and events manager on Van Ostern for New Hampshire, Nov. 2015-Nov. 2016. Administrative director for the National Women's Political Caucus, Aug.-Nov. 2015. Assistant canvass director for Grassroots Campaigns, June-Aug. 2015. Bachelor's degree in political science, history from The George Washington University, 2015. twitter
Field Offices: [some offices may be missing - campaign will not provide a list]
Ames - 3515 Lincoln Way, Ste. 102, Ames, IA 50014
Burlington - 1125 S. 12th St., Burlington, IA 52601
Carroll - 210 E. 5th St., Ste. 3, Carroll, IA 51401
Cedar Rapids - 222 2nd St., Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
Clinton - 201 5th Ave. S, Ste. D, Clinton, IA 52732
Council Bluffs - 103 North Ave., Ste. 6, Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Creston - 216 W. Montgomery St., Creston, IA 50801
Davenport - 1706 Brady St., Ste. 208, Davenport, IA 52803
Decorah - 110 Washington St., Unit 1, Decorah IA 52101
- 939 Office Park Rd., Ste 211, West Des Moines, IA 50265
- 3615 Beaver Ave., Des Moines, IA 50310
- 3702 Ingerlsoll Ave., Des Moines, IA 50312
- 1517 N. Ankeny Blvd., Ste. D, Ankeny, IA 50023
Dubuque - 3250 Kennedy Circle, Ste. 5, Dubuque, IA 52002
Fort Dodge - 1026 Central Ave., Fort Dodge, IA 50501
Fort Madison - 821 Ave. G, Fort Madison ,IA 52627
Grinnell - 806 Main St., Grinnell, IA 50112
Indianola - 107 E Salem Ave, Indianola, IA 50125
Iowa City - 332 E 2nd St., Iowa City, IA 52240
Marion - 292 7th Ave., Marion, IA 52302
Mason City - 219 N. Federal Ave., Mason City, IA 50401
Muscatine - 106 E. 2nd St., Muscatine, IA 52761
Ottumwa - 415 Church St., Ottumwa, IA 52501
Sioux City - 520 14th St., Sioux City, IA 51104
Waterloo - 630 Sycamore St., Waterloo, IA 50703
Office opening events: Cedar Rapids (?), Des Moines (?), Iowa City (June 19), Davenport (June 21), Ames (June 22), Waterloo (June 25), Sioux City (July 2), Indianola (Aug. 31), Clinton (Oct. 3), Council Bluffs (Oct. 6), Decorah (0ct. 26), Ankeny (.Jan. 13).
State Director Janice Rottenberg
(reported on Warren's team by CNN on Jan. 2, 2019;
reported as state director by DMR on Feb. 7, 2019) Directed the
Iowa Democratic Party's 2018 Coordinated Campaign. Organizing
director for Ohio Democrats' Coordinated Campaign (Ohio Together),
April-Nov. 2016; started on the Clinton campaign in April 2015 as
regional organizing director in Iowa City on the Iowa Caucus campaign,
then served as Minnesota organizing director and Washington Caucus
director. Iowa Democratic Party Coordinated Campaign field
director, March-Nov. 2014. A regional field director on Terry
McAuliffe for Governor (VA), Jan.-Nov. 2013. Regional field
director in Nashua for Organizing for America-NH, Jan.-Nov. 2012.
Field organizer for Obama in the Cincinnati area, June-Nov. 2008;
started on the campaign as a fellow. B.A. in political science
from University of Pennsylvania, 2011. twitter (+)
(reported by CNN on Jan. 2, 2019) Partner at
Wildfire Contact LLC; she launched the firm's direct mail division in
2015. Senior vice president at tThe Pivot Group, Jan. 2011-Feb.
2015. Senior account executive at MSHC Partners, 2009-10.
Indiana state director on Obama's 2008 campaign after starting out as
political director on his Iowa caucus campaign. Managed Iowa
Senate Democrats' political operation during the 2004 and 2006
elections (Democrats picked up a net gain of nine seats and took
control of the Iowa Senate for the first time since 1996). GOTV
desk on Wes Clark for President. A regional field director (NW)
on Rep. Dick Gephardt's 2004 Iowa caucus campaign. Fundraiser on
Sen. Tom Harkin's 2002 re-election campaign. Rural GOTV director
fo the Iowa Democratic Party, 2002. Worked on Al Gore's Iowa
caucus campaign. Studied history at Wartburg College.
Native Iowan; grew up in Mount Pleasant. twitter
(reported by CNN on Jan. 2, 2018) Campaign manager on Abby Finkenauer's campaign for Congress in CD-1. Iowa state director on Hillary for America, May-Nov. 2016; started as regional organizing director for the Des Moines area on Clinton's Iowa caucus campaign in April 2015. Campaign manager on U.S. Rep. Dan Maffei (NY-24)'s 2014 campaign. North Carolina deputy field director on Obama's 2012 campaign. Field director at Anthony Foxx for Mayor, latter part of 2011. A regional field director at Organizing for America, Jan. 2010-June 2011. Field organizer at Obama for America, Fall 2008. B.S. in psychology from North Carolina College and State University, 2009. twitter
Political Director Daniel Wasta
(reported by the Des Moines Register on Feb. 7, 2019) Experience includes legislative liaison in Iowa Treasurer Mike Fitzgerald's office and several state and legislative campaigns. Iowa native. twitter
Deputy Political Director Tova Yampolsky
Campaign manager on Annie Kuster for Congress (NH),
Jan.-Dec. 2018. Campaign manager on Djuna Osborne for Delegate
(Roanoke), April-Nov. 2017. Regional organizing director for the
Iowa Democratic Party, May-Nov. 2016. Organizer on Hillary for
America in NH, ME, PA, Sept. 2015-April 2016; started as an organizing
fellow in Manchester, NH, June-Aug. 2015. B.S. in social policy,
violin performance from Northwestern University, 2015. twitter
African American Political Coordinator Jonathan Jarmon
Regional field director in Cedar Rapids on the
Campaign for Iowa from June 2018. Field organizer on Hubbell for
Governor, Nov. 2017-June 2018. Field organizer for the Democratic
Party of Virginia, Aug.-Nov. 2017. Claims process analyst for
Mutual of Omaha, April 2014-May 2017. B.A. in psychology from
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2014. twitter
Latinx Coordinator Stephanie Medina
(June 2019; July 3, 2019 tweet) Field director
on Jolie Justus for Kansas City, Feb.-June 2019. Regional field
director for the Arizona Democratic Party, May-Nov. 2018.
Director of membership for the Alpha Pi Sigma Sorority, Inc. July
2017-July 2018. Field organizer in Urbana-Champaign on JB
Pritzker for Governor, Aug. 2017-May 2018. Bachelor's degree in
human development and family studies from University of Illinois at
Urbana-Champaign, 2017. twitter
Rural Political Coordinator John Russell
(April 2019) Owner and operator of Fall Creek Farm, LLC in Galeno, OH. Candidate for Congress in the OH-12 special election, Nov. 2017-May 2018. Candidate for state Representative in Ohio's 68th District, Jan.-Nov. 2016, Legislative associate for Cornell University Government Relations. Founder and designer of Russell Biodiesel, May 2003-Aug. 2009. B.S. in agricultural science from Cornell University, 2012; started at The College of Wooster. twitter
Youth Political Coordinator Trent Seubert
(April 2019) Experience includes Iowa organizing
director for NextGen America. Studied health and human physiology
at University of Iowa. twitter
Womens Political Coordinator Samantha Slaton
(Apr.-Oct. 2019, then to Colorado)
Political Coordinator Roy Pagans
Human resources and operations director (May 2018-Jan.
2019), deputy finance and operations director (Jan. 2017-May
2018) and deputy operations director (Apr. 2016-Jan. 2017) for
the Iowa Democratic Party. Tracking associate in Des Moines for
the DNC/IDP, Mar. 2015-Mar. 2016. Regional GOTV director for the
Democratic Party of Arkansas, Sept.-Nov. 2014. Field organizer on
Pennsylvania for Allyson, Feb.-May 2014. Assistant director in
Philadelphia for Grassroots Campaigns, July 2013-Feb. 2014. B.S.
in political science from Radford University, 2013. Combat
photographer for the U.S. Marine Corps, Nov. 2005-Nov. 2009. twitter
Policy Director Spencer Dixon
(Aug. 2019) Civic engagement manager (Jan.-Aug. 2019) and partnerships coordinator (Jan 2017-Jan. 2019) for Young Invincibles. Regional organizing director in Youngstown for the Ohio Democratic Party, Apr.-Nov. 2016. Regional organizing director in Seattle (Feb.-Mar. 2016) and organizer in Decorah (July 2015-Feb. 2016) on Hillary for America. Strategist for YI Advisors, Nov. 2014-June 2015. Field organizer in Mason City for the Iowa Democratic Party, June-Nov. 2014. Partnership coordinator (Feb.-May 2014) and special projects fellow (July 2013-Feb. 2014) for Young Invincibles. M.P.P in health care and higher education policy (2019) and B.A. in political science (2013) from The George Washington University. President of GW College Democrats, May 2012-May 2013. twitter
Organizing Director Juliana Amin
(reported by the Des
Register on Feb. 7, 2019) Field director for the
Democratic Party of New Mexico, June-Nov. 2018; field director on New
Mexicans for Michelle (for Governor), Mar.-June 2018. Organizing
director for Town Hall Project, Oct. 2017-Feb. 2018. Public
advocacy for voter protection project specialist for LWVUS, Mar.-Oct.
2017. Deputy organizing director for the Ohio Democratic Party,
April-Nov. 2016. Deputy organizing director in Seattle area
(Feb.-Mar. 2016), regional organizing director in Las Vegas (Feb. 2016)
and organizer in Iowa City (April 2015-Feb. 2016) on Hillary for
America. Regional field director for the Iowa Democratic Party,
April-Nov. 2014. Field organizer on Alex Sink for Congress,
Jan.-Mar. 2014. Field organizer in Alexandria for the Democratic
Party of Virginia, July-Nov. 2013. B.A. in political science from
The George Washington University, 2013. twitter
Deputy Organizing Director Rachel Cowell
(reported by Iowa Starting Line on Feb. 28,
2019) Deputy organizing director for the Nevada State Democratic
Party, April-Nov. 2018. Deputy organizing director on JB for
Governor, Jan.-Mar. 2018. Account executive at WayUp, April-Dec.
2017. Field contractor in Des Moines for Organizing for Action's
healthcare organizing initiative, Jan.-Mar. 2017. Regional
organizing director in Iowa City for the Iowa Democratic Party,
April-Nov. 2016. Regional organizing director in Salt Lake City,
UT (Feb.-April 2016) and organizer in Mount Pleasant, IA (Oct.
2015-Feb. 2016) on Hillary for America. Regional field director
in Cedar Falls for NextGen Climate, April-Oct. 2015.
Communications intern for Iowa House Democrats, Jan.-April 2015.
Field organizer in Waterloo for the Iowa Democratic Coordinated
Campaign, June-Nov. 2014. Digital team leader, fellow on
Organizing for Action in Iowa, Jan.-June 2014. Fall fell on
Organizing for America in Cedar Rapids area, Sept.-Nov. 2012.
B.A. in English language and literature, women's studies from Cornell
College, 2014. twitter
Deputy Organizing Director Chelsea Carrier
(reported by Iowa Starting Line on Feb. 28,
2019) In the 2018 cycle worked for Arizona Democrats and on the
Fred Hubbell for Governor campaign. Regional organizing director
for the Iowa Democratic Party, April-Nov. 2016. Organizer for
Hillary for America, starting in Davenport, IA (Aug. 2015-Feb. 2016)
then KS and WY to April 2016. B.A. in political science and
government from Mount Holyoke College, 2015. Other experience
includes national constituency engagement fellow for Enroll America,
June-Aug. 2013, and field organizer and summer organizing fellow in
Orlando on Obama for America, May-Nov. 2012. twitter
Regional Organizing Directors
Council Bluffs Fleming Beaver
(Feb. 2019) Deputy organizing director
(Jan.-Nov. 2018) and regional organizing director (Mar. 2017-Jan. 2018)
for the Democratic Party of Wisconsin. Regional organizing
director (July-Nov. 2016) and organizer (Apr.-July 2016) for the
Democratic Party of Virginia. Field organizer in Denver
(Feb.-Mar. 2016), deputy field organizer in Cedar Rapids (Nov.
2015-Feb. 2016) and fellow (Sept.-Nov. 2015) on Hillary for
America. Bachelor's degree in politics from Sewanee-University of
the South, 2015. Internships include DNCC, May-Sept. 2012. twitter
Sioux City Leslie Joy
Deputy field director for the Missouri Democratic Party, Feb.-Nov. 2018. Regional field director for Lift Up Houston PAC, June-Nov. 2017. Field director on Jansen for Delegate (Gainesville, VA), Mar.-June 2017. Field organizer for the Missouri Democratic Party, May-Nov. 2016. Deputy field organizer on Van Hollen for U.S. Senate (MD), Jan.-April 2016. Degree in political science and government from University of Maryland College Park, 2017. twitter
(Feb. 2019) Staff on on Warren's presidential exploratory committee, Dec. 2018-Jan. 2019. Regional field director (June-Nov. 2018) and field organizer (Jan.-May 2018) on Elizabeth Warren for Senate, . Bachelor's degree in political science from Tufts University, 2018; graduated a semester early. Immigration affairs intern in Warren's Senate Office, Jan.-May 2017. twitter
Des Moines Anna Kucher
Deputy field director (52 counties in North Central and Eastern Iowa) for the Iowa Democratic Party, June-Nov. 2018. Regional field director (April-July 2018) and field organizer in Dubuque (Dec. 2017-April 2018) on Fred Hubbell for Governor. Field organizer in Norfolk for the Democratic Party of Virginia, June-Nov. 2017; field organizer on Northam for Governor, April-June 2017). Field director on Cheryl Turpin for House of Delegates, Dec. 2016-Jan. 2017. Field organizer for the Pennsylvania Democratic Party, July-Nov. 2016. Studied political scienc and government at Oberlin College. twitter
Experience includes Mike Espy for U.S. Senate (MS), 2018; Ethan Pham for Congress May 2018 primary campaign in GA-7; Doug Jones for U.S. Senate (AL) Dec, 2017 election; and Randall Woodfin for Mayor of Birmingham, AL. twitter
(Feb. 2019) Field staff on Abby Finkenauer for Congress, 2018. Field organizer in Knox Co., Ohio on Hillary for Americas, July-Nov. 2016. B.A. in journalism, broadcast journalism from Indiana University at Bloomington, 2016. twitter
Regional organizing director in Reno for the Nevada State Democratic Party, April-Nov. 2018. Deputy training directo on JB for Governor (IL), Feb.-Mar. 2018. Organizer in Alexandria for the Democratic Party of Virginia, Aug.-Nov. 2017. Bachelor's degree in international relations and affairs from The George Washington University, 2016. twitter
Dubuque Rachel Okrent
Field organizer in Alexandria for the Virginia
Democratic Party, June-Nov. 2017; field organizer on Northam for
Governor, April-June 2017. Field organizer in Boca Raton for the
Florida Democratic Party, July-Nov. 2016. Deputy field organizer
in Charlottesville, VA on Hillary for America, Feb.-Mar. 2016.
Deputy field director on the Albemarle County Democratic Coordinated
Campaign, Sept.-Nov. 2015. Undergraduate degree in American government
and politics from University of Virginia, 2016. twitter
Voter Contact Program Director Dan Bram
(May 2019) Organizing director for ACRONYM, Feb.
2018-May 2019. GOTV director for the Missouri Democratic Party,
Oct.-Nov. 2018. Organizing director for MobilizeAmerica, June
2017-Feb. 2018. Peoples Climate Movement national march volunteer
coordinator, Apr.May 2017. Worked on Hillary for America, Apr.
2015-Nov. 2016 including as organizing director for the West Virginia primary
Missouri. Field associate at Jill Schupp for
Missouri State Senate, June-Nov. 2014. Organizing fellow at Ready
for Hillary, June-Aug. 2014. B.A. in political science from
Washington University in St. Louis, 2015. twitter
Communications Director Jason Noble
(reported by the Des
Register on Feb. 7, 2019) Communications director
at Let America Vote from April 2018. Chief political reporter
(May 2016-April 2018) and reporter (Aug.2011-May 2016) at the Des Moines Register. Missouri
Capitol correspondent (Jan. 2008-Aug. 2011) and community reporter (May
2006-Dec. 2007) for the Kansas City
Star. M.P.A. from University of Missouri-Columbia, 2012;
B.A. in journalis from Iowa State University, 2006. twitter
Press Secretary Kevin Liao
(July 15, 2019) Press secretary to Calif.
Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon, Mar. 2016-July 2019, and
communications director to Assemblyman Anthony Rendon, Jan. 2015-Mar.
2016. Campaign manager on Bill Dodd for Assembly (CA), Feb.-Nov.
2014. External affairs for Covered California, Oct. 2013-Feb.
2014. Fellow in the office of Assemblyman Mike Gatto, Oct.
2012-Oct. 2013. B.A. in political science from UC San Diego,
2012. Track and field writer for Citius Mag since Feb.
2017. Lead editor on Spiked Up, Psyched Up blog, Aug. 2010-July
2014. Media contributor for Flotrak, Feb. 2011-Dec. 2013. twitter
Digital Press Assistant Sophia Passacantando
(June 2019) Intern at BerlinRosen, Jan.-May
Digital/field organizer on Sheldon Whitehouse for U.S. Senate,
July-Nov. 2018. Researcher/writer for Interlock Media, Aug.-Nov.
2017. Peace and justice studies from Tufts University,
Digital Director Emma Welsh-Huggins
(reported by Iowa Starting Line on Feb. 28,
2019) Digital organizing director for the Ohio Democratic Party,
Feb.-Nov. 2018. Field organizer in Virginia Beach for the
Democratic Party of Virginia, Aug.-Nov. 2017. Field organizer for
the Knox County (Ohio) Democratic Party, Jan.-May 2017.
Bachelor's degree in sociology from Kenyon College, 2017. twitter
Data Director Alex Barbieri
Deputy Data Director Hanna Haddad
(May 2019) Political analyst at Atlas Project,
Apr. 2018-Feb. 2019. Analytics fellow at Catalist, Apr. 2017-Apr.
2018. Political and research fellow at Atlas Project, Jan.-Apr.
2017. Bachelor's degree in political science from UC Berkeley,
2016. Also, analyst fellow at Clarity Campaigns, Jan.-May 2016. twitter
Deputy Data Director Alexandra Abrahams
(June 2019) Associate (Aug. 2018-May 2019) and
data and analytics intern (June-Aug. 2018) at Precision
Strategies. Degree in computer science from Harvard University,
2018; semester off to serve as a data analytics intern on Hillary for
America, Aug.-Nov. 2016.
Deputy Data Director Onkita Ganguly
(Oct. 2019) Senior associate (Aug. 2018-Sept.
2019) and associate
for data and analytics (from Jan. 2018) at Precision Strategies.
Analyst for managed accounts (Jan. 2017-Jan. 2018) and associate
analyst (Aug. 2015-Jan. 2017) at Cerulli Associates. B.S. in
policy analysis and managment from Cornell University, 2015.
Training Director Bobby Bauch
Training director at the Nevada State Democratic
Party, June-Nov. 2018. Regional field director for the Democratic
Party of Virginia, May-Nov. 2017. Regional organizing director in
far Northeast Philadelphia on Hillary for America, June-Nov.
2016. Field organizer in Dubuque on Martin O'Malley's
presidential campaign, May 2015-Feb. 2016. Legislative assistant
for Iowa House Democrats, Jan.-May 2015. Field organizer in
Dubuque for the Iowa Democratic Party, June-Nov. 2014. Sales
associate at Lori's Gifts, Oct. 2013-May 2014. B.A. in English
literature from Loras College, 2013. twitter
Operations Director Priyal Amin
(July 2019) Communications director (Sept.
2017-July 2019) and digital organizer (May-Aug. 2017) for Progressive
Turnout Project. Management consulting analyst for Infosys Public
Services, Aug. 2016-May 2017. B.A. in political science and
government from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2016.
Scheduling and Political Assistant Lexington Kennard
(June 2019) Degree in social and cultural
analysis from New York
University. Internships include Office of Hillary Clinton,
Regional Special Projects Director (Iowa City) Felix Wu
(Oct. 2019) Chief of staff to Georgia state Sen.
(Duluth), Dec. 2018-Apr. 2019. Deputy campaign manager on
Karinshak's campaign, Sept.-Nov. 2018. GOTV regional organizer on
Gwen Graham for Governor, Aug. 2018. Deputy field director on
Vincent Fort for Mayor (Atlanta), Oct.-Nov. 2017. Field organizer
in Des Moines for the Iowa Democratic Party, July-Nov. 2016.
Bachelor's degree in political science and government from Emory
University, 2019. twitter
Regional Special Projects Director (Waterloo) Michael Galvan
(Oct. 2019) Associate for education and
workforce policy and
strategy for the Philadelphia Youth Network, Nov. 2017-Oct. 2019.
Dictor of education policy for the City of Philadelphia, Jan. 2016-Nov.
2017. Deputy policy director (June-Dec. 2015) and field organizer
(Mar.-May 2015) on Jim Kenney for Mayor. Campus organizer for NJ
PIRG, Dec. 2014-Mar. 2015. Campus organizer on Battleground
Texas, May-Nov. 2014. M.S. in political science and government
from University of North Texas, 2013. twitter
Regional Special Projects Director Natalie Lynch
(Dec. 2019) Regional organizing director for
part of Polk and
Dallas, Warren, Marion and Madison Cos. on Kamala Harris for the People
, May-Dec. 2019.
Regional field director (June-Nov. 2018) and district organizer (Nov.
2017-June 2018) for the Iowa Democratic Party. Inbound sales specialist
for Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, June-Nov. 2017. Lynch has also
worked as an assistant teacher and was a fellow with NextGen Climate
from Aug.-Nov. 2016. Bachelor's degree in political science from
University of Iowa, 2017. twitter
Special Projects Coordinator Mairead Cahill
(Oct. 2019) Associate at SKDKnickerbocker, Aug.
2019. Fellow at Values Partnerships, Sept. 2016-May 2017.
B.A. in political science and government from The George Washington
University, 2017. twitter
Field Organizers include:
Nelowfar Ahmadi Butler Co. - twitter
Angel A. Alicea Iowa City - twitter
Emmanuel Avila Davenport - twitter
Heather Ayer Oskaloosa - twitter
Jessie Baron Des Moines - twitter
Maddie Beecher Ankeny - twitter
Maya Benson Waterloo - twitter
Cecilia Bernard Drake University - twitter
Graham Bishai Dubuque - twitter
Tess Bloch Floyd Co. - twitter
Andrew Brockwell Carroll - twitter
McKenzie Burton Maquoketa - twitter
Ale Clark-Ansani West Side of Des Moines - twitter
Beth Cunniff Sioux City - twitter
Emily Curtis Creston - twitter
Sean DeWitz twitter
Catie Diaz Iowa City - twitter
Sarah DiMagno Council Bluffs - twitter
Anne Dolan Davenport area - twitter
Connor P. Duff Sioux City - twitter
Brent Efron Council Bluffs - twitter
Olivia Ellis Ames - twitter
Misora Enslein Iowa Falls - twitter
John Etienne Des Moines - twitter
Matthew Felsenfeld Ames - twitter
Kassie Fotiadis Cedar Falls - twitter
Olivia Glen-Rayner Des Moines - twitter
Ale Gomez Sioux City - twitter
Brian Gregory Waterloo - twitter +
Ana Hall Ames
Paige Harrington Iowa City - twitter
Lynsey Hart Shenandoah - twitter
Emilia Delgado Heinz Davenport - twitter
Camryn Hicks Grinnell - twitter
Jarae A Hines Des Moines - twitter
Ben Horwitz Indianola - twitter
Allison Hunt Iowa City area - twitter
Caroline Hutton Newton - twitter
Carmen Hynds - twitter
Vivian Kerley-de la Cruz Marshall and Jasper Cos. - twitter
Andrew Klutey Waterloo - twitter
Sam Kovacs Burlington - twitter
Cale Lockhart Cedar Rapids - twitter
Patty Matos Marion - twitter
Herbert Meisner Fairfield - twitter
G. Clay Miller - twitter
Josie Mitz Dubuque - twitter
Brandon Nadig Clinton Co. - twitter
Anna Navin - twitter
Emily North Norwalk - twitter
Karen Opoku - twitter
Bryce Peppers Storm Lake - twitter
Jacob Pierce Iowa City area - twitter
Lindsey Rayner Ottumwa - twitter
Nathaniel Romero Perry - twitter
Patrick Rowley Fort Madison - twitter
Emmet Sandberg - twitter
Sonia Schlesinger Council Bluffs - twitter
Eli Seo NE IA - twitter
Madeline Sinovic Ames - twitter
Aria Snedegar Mount Pleasant - twitter
Raquel Sosa-Sanchez Cedar Rapids - twitter
Morgan Sperry Waukee - twitter
Jamie Stevenson Fort Dodge - twitter
Zoe Tran Iowa City
Vicram Vettiyil Ames - twitter
Langston Ward Sioux City - twitter
Lorraine (Ngakay) Wong - twitter
former Daniella Azoulay (Mar.-July 2019)
Johnson County Supervisor Rod Sullivan ...announced June 6, 2019
Isabella O'Connor, youth leader, Des Moines (former chair of High School Democrats of Iowa) ...June 26, 2019 >
former U.S. Rep. Berkley Bedell (CD-6, elected to Congress in 1974 retired 1986) ...reported by the Carroll Times Herald on July 2, 2019 >
State Rep. Liz Bennett
65, Cedar Rapids) ...announced
Denise O'Brien, community activist, Atlantic ...Aug. 7, 2019 tweet
Majda Olson, community activist, Cedar Rapids ...Aug. 7, 2019 tweet
on Bleeding Heartland post of Aug. 15, 2019 >
Josh Hughes, school board member, New Virginia ... Iowa Starting Line post of Aug. 22, 2019 >
Amber Gustafson, gun safety advocate, Ankeny ...reported by Iowa Starting Line on Sept. 6, 2019 >
Mark Kuhn, former Iowa state representative, Charles City
Kurt Swaim, former Iowa state representative, Bloomfield
Silvia Quezada, city councilwoman, University Heights
Lauren Whitehead, city councilwoman, Solon
Jose Zacarias, former city councilman and school board member, West Liberty
Matt Tapscott, U.S. Marine Corps (ret.), Decorah
Dave Helman, former Henry County Democrats chair, Salem
Laura Twing, former Cedar County Democrats chair, Tipton
Julie Maddox, retired teacher and community activist, Dubuque
Vic Moss, community activist, Ames
Cindy Pollard, community activist, Newton
Gayla Snook, community activist, Newton
Mary Kate Hayek, community advocate, Iowa City
Zack Mannheimer, community placemaker, Iowa City
Veronica Tessler, small business owner, Iowa City
State Treasurer Mike Fitzgerald ...reported Sept. 18, 2019 >
...announced Oct. 17, 2019
Sally Pederson, former Iowa lieutenant governor, Des Moines
Elaine Baxter, former Iowa secretary of state, Burlington
State Rep. Mary Wolfe (District 98, Clinton)
Elijah Stines, city councilman, Boone
Mike O’Loughlin, city councilman, Independence
Michael Ryan, city councilman, Tiffin
Peter Leo, Carroll County Democratic Party chairman, Manning
Adam Kerkvliet, Lyon County Democratic Party chairman, Larchwood
Mike Kern, Southeast Dallas County Democrats chairman, Waukee
Phyllis Weeks, former Marion County Democratic Party chairwoman, Knoxville
Gini and Jim Jordan, former Cass County Democratic Party chairs, Atlantic
Mike Tramontina, former deputy state treasurer, Des Moines
Andy Roberts, labor leader, Des Moines
Zeb Beilke-McCallum, community activist, Urbandale
Amy Johnson, community activist, North Liberty
Sharon McDonald, community activist, Iowa City
Mei-Ling Shaw, community activist, Iowa City
Amanda Rex-Johnson, community activist, Des Moines
Mary and Arvid Oliver, community activists, Ankeny
Ron Rosmann, organic farmer, Harlan
Sarah Carlson, farm policy leader, Pleasant Hill
Kamyar Enshayan, farm policy leader, Cedar Falls
Bre Oxley, education advocate
State Sen. Clair Celsi (District 21, West Des Moines, Cumming)
Lori Lovstad, Ankeny School Board member
..announced Oct. 25, 2019
Ron Rosmann, organic farmer
Michael Ryan, Tiffin City Councilman
Mike Kern, SE Dallas County Democrats chair
Amanda Rex-Johnson, community activist
State Sen. Zach Wahls
Coralville) ...announced Oct.
76 veterans and military family members ...announced Nov. 11, 2019
Four team leaders include James Marren of Polk County
State Rep. Art Staed (District 66, Cedar Rapids)
Charlie Bruner, former state senator and child policy advocate, Ames
Dave Osterberg, former state representative, Mount Vernon
Niki Conrad, Webster County supervisor, Fort Dodge
Don Bailey, former Waukee mayor, Waukee
Jonathan Greider, Waterloo city councilman, Waterloo
Heather Anderson, Des Moines Public Schools board member, Des Moines
Kalyn Cody, Des Moines Public Schools board member, Des Moines
John Dabeet, Muscatine Community School District board member, Muscatine
Jan Creasman, Harrison County Democrats chair, Woodbine
Twyla Peacock, Van Buren County Democrats chair, Keosauqua
Sandi O’Brien, Woodbury County Democrats vice chair, Sioux City
Zaak Barnes, former Ankeny Area Democrats chair, Ankeny
Benjamin Breuer, Northwest Area Democrats treasurer, Des Moines
Colleen Caldwell, Iowa Democratic Party State Central Committee Rural Caucus chair, Iowa City
Pat Navin, labor leader, Winterset
Don Dew, disability advocate, Sioux City
Greg Nepstad, community activist, Stuart
DJ Hassel, community activist, Windsor Heights
Kathy Eckhouse, community activist, Des Moines
Arlene McAtee, community activist, West Des Moines
Nate Mason, faith leader, Corydon
John Ikerd, retired professor of agricultural economics, Fairfield
Dave Gaul, farmer, Earling
Austin Frerick, agricultural reformer, Winterset
African American endorsements ...reported by Iowa Starting Line on Dec. 9, 2019
Deshara Bohanna, school board member, Ankeny
Raquishia Harrington, city councilor, North Liberty
Kevin Sanders, community leader, Iowa City
Vera Kelly, community activist, Davenport
Kenneth Cameron, mental health therapist, Altoona
Brandon Jackson, community activist, Cedar Rapids
Helen Redding, business owner, Waterloo
Lloyd Smith, community activist, Cedar Rapids
Vickie Smith, community activist, Cedar Rapids
LaSheila Yates, community activist, Marion
Times ...Dec. 11, 2019
progressive activist and 2018 candidate for governor ...announced Dec. 20, 2019
Jim Riordan, former state senator, Waukee
Steve Sovern, former state senator, Cedar Rapids
Jean Oxley, Linn County’s first female county supervisor, Cedar Rapids
Jan Corderman, former AFSCME Council 61 president, Pleasant Hill
Laura Bergus, Iowa City councilwoman, Iowa City
Danielle Pettit-Majewski, Washington city councilwoman, Washington
Patricia Schaefer, former Morning Sun mayor, Morning Sun
Kendra Breitsprecher, former Dayton city councilwoman, Dayton
Debi Plum, Fairfield School Board president, Fairfield
Jason Frerichs, Iowa Democratic Party Progressive Caucus vice chairman, Des Moines
Kathy Winter, Osceola County Democrats chairwoman, Sibley
Krissa Mason, former Madison County Democrats chairwoman, Corydon
Anna Plank, founder of statewide Indivisible organization, Iowa City
Dave Swenson, economist, Ames
Nick Bergus, community activist, Iowa City
Paul Deaton, community activist, Solon
Stan Plum, community activist, Fairfield
Annaleah & Michael Moore, community activists, Council Bluffs
Ryan Marquardt, Iowa House candidate, Van Meter
Dr. Laura Jackson, conservation advocate, Cedar Falls
more than 100 Iowa labor leaders and union members ...announced Jan. 10, 2020
more Than 40 Former
Trump Voters and Republicans ...announced Jan. 15, 2020
15 Latina, Latino and
Latinx community leaders and activists ...announced Jan. 17,
Iowa State Senate Democratic Leader Janet Petersen (District 18, NW Des Moines) ...announced Jan. 18, 2020
Brianne Pfannenstiel. "Elizabeth Warren builds out Iowa staff as part of presumed 2020 run." Des Moines Register, Feb. 7, 2019.
MJ Lee and Gregory Krieg. "Warren hires Iowa aides, including top Sanders and Obama alums, ahead of visit." CNN, Jan. 2, 2019.
Berlin - 350 Glen Ave., Ste. 1, Berlin, NH 03570
Claremont - 24 Opera House Square, Ste 206W, Claremont, NH 03743
Concord - 56 Old Suncook Rd., Concord, NH 03301
Conway - 15 W. Main St., Conway, NH 03818
Derry - 4 Peabody Annex Rd., Unit 6, Derry, NH 03038
Dover - 44 Dover Point. Rd. Unit I, Dover, NH 03820
Hampton - 400 Lafayette Rd., Unit 5, Hampton, NH 03842
Keene - 20 Central Square, Keene, NH 03431
Laconia - 378 Union Ave., Laconia, NH 03246
Lebanon - 2 W. Park St., Ste. 350, Lebanon, NH 03766
Littleton - 5 Mill St., Littleton, NH 03561
Manchester - 540 Chestnut St., Manchester, NH 03101
Nashua - 60 Main St., Nashua, NH 03060
Peterborough - 9 Vose Farm Rd., Ste. 130, Peterborough, NH 03458
Plymouth - 75 Main St., Studio 1, Plymouth, NH 03264
Portsmouth - 177 Bartlett St., Portsmouth, NH 03801
Salem - 13 Red Roof Lane, Ste. 203, Salem, NH 03079
Office opening events: Portsmouth (June 19), Nashua (June 21), Keene (June 21), Manchester (June 23), Concord (Aug. 3 with U.S. Rep. Jim McGovern), Lebanon and Manchester field (Sept. 5 with U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy); Laconia and Salem (Sept. 21 with U.S. Rep. Lori Trahan), Claremont (Nov. 16 with Boston City Councilor Michelle Wu), Conway (Dec. 15 with U.S. Rep. Katherine Clark).
State Director Liz Wester
Political Director Kate Moore
(announced on Warren team Jan. 18, 2019)
Political director on Elizabeth for MA, the re-election campaign,
starting Oct. 2017. Regional
director to U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (MA), Jan. 2013-Oct. 2017.
Leave to serve as New Hampshire deputy political director
on Hillary for America, July-Nov. 2016. Regional GOTV lead
for the MA Democratic Party coordinated campaign, Oct.-Nov. 2014.
Field organizer on Elizabeth Warren for MA, May-Nov. 2012. B.A.
in government from Smith College, 2012; president of College Democrats
of Massachusetts, 2010-12. Interned on Hillary for President,
July 2007-Jan. 2008. twitter
Regional Political Directors
Seacoast Blake Waranch
(Mar. 2019) Field organizer in Portsmouth for the NHDP, June-Nov. 2018. Intern and interim office assistant for the National Democratic Redistricting Committee, Jan.-June 2018. B.A. in political science and government from New York University, 2017; other internships include for Kirsten Gillibrand (Sept.-Dec. and Jan.-May 2017) and battleground states (May-Nov. 2016) and travel (Mar.-May 2016) on Hillary for America. twitter
Keene/Upper Valley Claire A. Cheramie
(Feb. 2019) Campus organizing director for the
New Hampshire Democratic Coordinated Campaign, July-Nov. 2018.
Field organizer on Alison Friedman for Congress, Mar.-June 2018.
Interned for GQR (Dec. 2017-Mar. 2018) and U.S. Rep. Jim Clyburn
(Sept.-Dec. 2017). Bachelor's degree in political science and
government from College of Charleston, 2017. twitter
Nashua Joseline Mata
Greater Concord Gabe Shoglow-Rubenstein
Regional field director in NW Indiana for the Indiana Democratic Party, June-Nov. 2018. Government affairs associate at the Vera Institute of Justice, Mar. 2017-May 2018. Field organizer in Columbus on Hillary for America, Aug.-Nov. 2016. Bachelor of Humanities and Arts in psychology and violin performance from Carnegie Mellon University, 2016. twitter
Greater Manchester Maya Getter
(May 2019) Disability taskforce
coordinator for the Boston Tax Help Coalition, Dec. 2018-May
2019. Field organizer on Elizabeth for MA re-election campaign,
May-Dec. 2018. B.A. in political communication from Northeastern
University, 2018, started in broadcast and digital journalism and
University of Southern California. twitter
Political Assistant Danny O'Leary
(Mar. 2019) Field organizer in Portsmouth for
the NHDP Sept.-Nov. 2018. Seacoast field organizer (July-Sept.
2018) and field fellow (Apr.-July 2018) on Chris Pappas for
Congress. Medical underwriting specialist for Sun Life Financial,
Nov. 2017-Jan. 2018. B.A. in political science from UNH,
Organizing Director Katherine Rogers
(Feb. 2019) Coordinated Campaign director for
the Indiana Democratic Party, April-Dec. 2018. Deputy field
director of Democratic Party of Virginia, July -Nov. 2017. Deputy
organizing director for the New Hampshire Democratic Party, April-Nov.
2016. Regional organizing director in Dover (Oct. 2015-April
2016) and organizer in Keene (April-Oct. 2015) on Hillary for
America. Regional field director (Aug.-Nov. 2014) and field
organizer (July-Aug. 2014) for the Kentucky Democratic Party.
Bachelor's degree in public relations and public science from Western
Kentucky University, 2014. twitter
Deputy Organizing Director Eleanor Wood
(Feb. 2019) Deputy field director on Elizabeth Warren for MA, May-Dec. 2018. Organizing director on Setti Warren for Governor of Massachusetts, Mar. 2017-May 2018. Regional organizing director in St. Paul, MN (Apr.-Nov. 2016) and organizer in Fort Dodge, IA: Las Vegas, NV and Spokane, WA (Oct. 2015-Mar. 2016) on Hillary for America. Bachelor's degree in government from Skidmore College, 2015. twitter
Deputy Organizing Director Winston Surrey
Deputy sector lead for DSCC recount in Florida, Nov. 2018. Regional organizing director in Henderson for the Nevada Coordinated Campaign, May-Nov. 2018. Field director at Schuyler VaValkenburg for Delegate (VA), Aug.-Nov. 2017. Campaign advisor on the Committee to Elect Tito Jackson (MA), Jan.-Aug. 2017. Field organizer in rural York for the Pennsylvania Democratic Party, Aug.-Nov. 2016. B.A. in history from Middlebury College, 2016. twitter
Regional Organizing Directors
Greater Manchester Tyler Green
(Feb. 2019) Regional field director for the
Arizona Democratic Party, May-Nov. 2018. GOTV and special
projects director on Conor Lamb for Congress, Feb.-Mar. 2018.
Organizer for the Pennsylvania Democratic Party Coordinated
Campaign/Hillary for America in Pittsburgh, May-Nov. 2016 Degree
in international relations and political science from Tufts University,
2016. Internships include Office of Sen. Warren, Sept.-Dec.
Greater Concord Adam Altendorf
(Mar. 2019) Regional field director in South
Bend for the Indiana Democratic Party, May-Nov. 2018. Organizer
in Peoria on JB Pritzker for Governor, Aug. 2017-Apr. 2018.
Organizer on Archie Parnell for Congress (SC), Apr.-June 2017.
Organizer in Virginia Beach for the Democratic Party of Virginia,
2016. Master's degree in political science from American
University; B.A. in political science from Birmingham-Southern College,
Nashua Lillian Welch
(Mar. 2019) Regional field director (from May 2018) and field organizer (Jan.-May 2018) on Elizabeth Warren for MA. Bachelor's degree in political science, American politics and government from Emmanuel College, 2017; interned in Warren's Senate office, Jan.-May 2017. twitter
Seacoast Maria Dieters
(Feb. 2019) Regional organizing director in
Rockingham County for the New Hampshire Democratic Coordinated
Campaign, May-Nov. 2018. Regional organizing director on JB for
Governor, Feb.-Mar. 2018. Field organizer for Crossroads
Campaigns, Nov.-Dec. 2017. Field organizer for the Democratic
Party of Virginia, Aug.-Nov. 2017. Field organizer for the
Florida Democratic Party, July-Nov. 2016. Bachelor's degree in
political science and government from University of North Florida,
Strafford/Carroll Yidi Wu
(July 2019) Senior analyst (from Apr. 2019),
senior consulting associate (from Jan. 2019) and strategy associate
(Aug. 2017-Dec. 2018) at Capital One. Bachelor's degree in
economics and philosophy from Brown University, 2017. twitter
Keene/Upper Valley Will Stockton
(Mar. 2019) Organizer for the Nevada State
Democratic Party, May-Nov. 2018. Regional organizing director
(Jan.-Apr. 2018), organizer (Sept.-Dec. 2017) and campaign fellow
(Apr.-Aug. 2017) on Setti Warren for Governor of Massachusetts.
B.S. in chemical engineering, chemical and biological engineering from
Tufts University, 2017. twitter
North Country Christina Warriner
Senate aide (from Jan. 2019) and staff assistant (Feb.
2017-Jan. 2019) to U.S. Sen. Edward Markey (MA). Assistant and
policy aide to Michael Dukakis at Northeastern University, May
2015-Dec. 2016. Degree in political science and communication
studies from Northeastern University, 2016. twitter
Campus Kay Montplasir
Degree in political science and government from Keene
State College, 2015. Volunteered on Obama's 2012 and 2008
Digital Organizing Director Elice Rojas-Cruz
(June 2019) Senior digital strategist for
Indivisible Project, Aug. 2017-June 2019. Digital campaign
manager (Jan.-Aug. 2017) and digital campaigner (June-Dec. 2016) for
Reform Immigration FOR America. Special assistant to the
co-executive director at the Center for Popular Democracy, Sept.
2015-June 2016. Operations consultant for Practice Makes
Progress, Mar.-Aug. 2015. Logistics coordinator for New
Organizing Institute, Oct. 2014-Feb. 2015. B.A. in
international/global studies from American University, 2013. twitter
Voter Contact Programs Director Hannah Bristol
(Aug. 2019) Mobilization director (Jan.-Aug.
2019), national organizing director (Sept.-Dec. 2018), deputy national
organizing director (Jan.-Sept. 2018) and Virginia state director
(June-Dec. 2017) for NextGen America. Co-director of VOTE MOB in
Richmond, VA, Jan.-June 2017. Campus director for the Democratic
Party of Virginia, July-Nov. 2016. New Hampshire youth vote
director for NextGen America, Apr. 2015-July 2016. Partnerships
associate at Democracy Works, July 2014-Mar. 2015. Bachelor's
degree in environmental studies from Middlebury College, 2015. twitter
Communications Director Andrew Taverrite
(Aug. 2019) Press secretary, federal
advocacy media (May 2018-July 2019), press secretary to the president
(Jan.- 2017-May 2018) and press officer (Jan. 2016-Jan. 2017).
Senior account coordinator (Dec. 2014-Oct. 2015) and account
coordinator (Nov. 2013-Dec. 2014) at Bhava Communications.
Bachelors degrees in political science and communication from UC
Press Secretary Kristen Morris
(reported by WMUR's John DiStaso on Apr. 29,
2019) Previously New Hampshire media manager for NextGen.
Regional organizing director in Gastonia, NC on Hillary for America in
Fall 2016. twitter
Press Assistant McKenzie Wilson
(Sept. 2019) Staff assistant/intern coordinator
in the Office of
Sen. Patty Murray (WA), Dec. 2018-Sept. 2019. Community marketing
manager for Nando's Peri-Peri, Nov. 2017-Nov. 2018. Media
associate for Access Intelligence, June-Nov. 2017. B.A. in public
relations and strategic commuication from American University,
Data Director John Mellow
Worked on the Bredesen for Senate campaign.
Graduate of Columbia University, 2017. Nashville native. twitter
Casey Accardi - twitter
Mark Akpaninyie Dover - twitter
Estella Amaya Manchester - twitter
Caroline Bailey - twitter
Cassidy Ballard Nashua - twitter
Wendell Beane Dartmouth College - twitter
Alexandra Benjamin - twitter
Olivia Brochu Plymouth State University - twitter
Danielle Carrasquero N.Strafford and S.Carroll Cos. - twitter
Cassie Castro Hanover/West Lebanon - twitter
Jane Chung Franconia - twitter
Eliza Coffin Manchester - twitter
Abby Cox Keene State College - twitter
Becca Day rural Rockingham Co. - twitter
Clarke Fox Upper Valley - twitter
Kirsten Hernandez Conway - twitter
Aidan Hostetter Sullivan Co. - twitter
FI Keane - twitter
Amanda Knightly Keene - twitter
Timothy LaRose Belknap Co. - twitter
Misha Linnehan Salem - twitter
Jonathan Maloberti Plymouth - twitter
Evan Martin University of New Hampshire - twitter
Shannon Morrell - twitter
Sarah Nesbit Concord - twitter
Colleen Olsen Derry - twitter
Mimi Pham Nashua - twitter
Jackie Rothmeier Exeter - twitter
Ellen Sciales Manchester - twitter
Deidre Shardine North Country - twitter
Jillian Singer - twitter
Amika Singh Cheshire Co. - twitter
Catherine Wall - twitter
Martha Willey Salem - twitter
(announced July 16, 2019)
State Rep. Richard Abel (W. Lebanon)
State Rep. Ed Butler (Hart's Location)
State Rep. Jackie Chretien (Manchester)
State Rep. Casey Conley (Dover)
State Rep. Chuck Grassie (Rochester)
State Rep. Larry Laflamme (Berlin)
State Rep. Wendy Thomas (Merrimack)
Former State Rep. Wayne Burton (Durham)
Newmarket Town Council Chair Toni Weinstein
2018 Bernie Sanders Delegate Ron Abramson
Activist Joan Jacobs
State Rep. Laurel Stavis (W. Lebanon)
...announced July 17, 2019
Attorney Phil Walker ...announced July
Attorney Paul Twomey ...announced July
State Rep. Craig Thompson (Harrisville)
...announced July 31, 2019
Community Advocate Meg Caron ...announced
July 31, 2019
Recovery Advocate Erin Canterbury ...announced Aug. 1, 2019
State Rep. Nicole Klein (Manchester)
...announced Aug. 1, 2019
Activist Gail Mitchell ...announced Aug. 2, 2019
State Rep. Tamara Le (North Hampton)
...announced Aug. 2, 2019
Activist Linda Rhodes ...announced Aug.
State Rep. Ivy Vann (Peterborough) ...announced
State Rep. Julie Gilman (Exeter)
...announced Aug. 12, 2019
Former State Rep. Martha McLeod ...announced Aug. 14, 2019
State Rep. David Meuse (Portsmouth)
...announced Aug. 19, 2019
State Rep. Pat Long (Manchester) ...announced Aug. 19, 2019
State Rep. Peter Somssich (Portsmouth)
...announced Aug. 21, 2019
State Rep. Tim Josephson (Canaan) ...announced
Entrepreneur/Business Owner Emshika Alberini ...announced
State Rep. Francesca Diggs (Rumney)
...announced Aug. 26, 2019
State Rep. Joyce Weston (Plymouth) ...announced Aug. 26, 2019
State. Rep. Mary Jane Mulligan (Hanover)
...announced Aug. 31, 2019
Community Activist Kathleen Kelley ...announced
State Rep. Kat McGee (Hollis)
...announced Sept. 9, 2019
State Rep. Rebecca McWilliams (Concord)
...announced Sept. 12, 2019
Activist Christine Pattison ...announced
Sept. 13, 2019
State Rep. Suzanne Smith (Hebron) ...announced
State Rep. Peg Higgins (Rochester) ...announced
State Rep. Yvonne Thomas (Berlin)
...announced Sept. 24, 2019
Community Activist Sam Osherson
...announced Oct. 1, 2019
Former State Senator
and 2018 Gubernatorial Nominee Molly Kelly ...announced
Oct. 8, 2019
State Rep. and City
Councilor George Sykes (Lebanon)
...announced Oct. 11, 2019
State Rep. Gaby
Grossman (Exeter) ...announced Oct. 19, 2019
State Rep. Brian
Sullivan (Grantham) ...announced
State Rep. Sue Ford
(Sugar Hill) ...announced Oct. 21, 2019 (formerly backed Gillibrand)
State Rep. Lisa Bunker (Exeter) ...Oct. 24, 2019 WMUR piece
State Rep. Kathy Stack
(Merrimack) ...announced Oct. 31, 2019
State Rep. Safiya Wazir (Concord) ...announced Nov. 7, 2019
...announced Nov. 8, 2019 as part of open
letter from 29 NH women state Representatives
State Rep. Debra Altschiller (Stratham)
State Rep. Elaine French (Littleton)
State Rep. Becky McBeath (Portsmouth)
State Rep. Liz McConnell (Brentwood)
State Rep. Sharon Nordgren (Hanover)
State Rep. Deb Stevens (Nashua)
State Rep. Sandy Swinburne (Marlborough)
State Rep. Edith Tucker (Randolph)
State Rep. Sue Vail (Nashua)
State Rep. Chris Herbert (Manchester) ...announced Nov. 15, 2019
Activist Laura Lynch ...announced Nov. 15, 2019
Keene City Councillor-Elect Bobby Williams ...announced Nov. 17, 2019
Nashua Alderman Tom
Lopez ...announced Nov. 19, 2019
...announced Nov. 21, 2019 as part of open letter from
50 NH state
State Rep. Sam Fox (Bow)
State Rep. Jerry Knirk (Freedom)
State Rep. Michael Pedersen (Nashua) ...switch to Klobuchar reported Jan. 16, 2020
State Rep. Kris Schultz (Concord)
State Rep. Matt Towne (Barrington)
State Rep. Connie Van Houten (Manchester)
State Rep. Mary Jane Wallner (Concord)
State Rep. Connie Lane (Concord)
Parr ...announced Nov. 21, 2019
Rejwan-Day ...announced Dec. 14, 2019
...announced Dec. 19, 2019 (both formerly backed
State Rep. Linda Tanner (Georges Mills)
State Rep. Richard Ames (Jaffrey)
Activist Kristyn Van
Ostern ...announced Dec.
Activist Amy McCall ...announced Dec. 21, 2019
Activist Theo Groh ...announced Dec. 22, 2019
Activist Steve Warner ...announced Dec. 23, 2019
more than 100 current and
former New Hampshire labor
leaders and union members ...announced Jan. 15,
State Sen. Kevin Cavanaugh, Manchester Ward 1 Alderman, and a
longtime union leader and activist ...announced Jan. 21, 2020
Sullivan, former NHDP chair and DNC member
...announced Jan. 21, 2020
State Reps. Wendy Chase of Rollinsford, Dave Doherty of Pembroke, Lee Oxenham of Plainfield, and Jeff Salloway of Lee ...announced Jan. 23, 2020
East Las Vegas - 821 North Lamb Blvd., Ste. 9, Las Vegas, NV 89110
North Las Vegas - 2031 E. Lake Mead Blvd., North Las Vegas, NV 89030
Summerlin (NW Las Vegas) - 7450 W. Cheyenne Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89129
Southwest Las Vegas - 5447 S. Rainbow Blvd., Ste. E4, Las Vegas, NV 89118
Henderson - 2520 St. Rose Parkway, Ste. 102, Henderson, NV 89074
Elko - 1074 Idaho St. #130, Elko, NV 89801
Carson City - 2307 N. Carson St., Carson City, NV 89706
Reno - 489 E. Plumb Lane, Reno, NV 89502
Office opening events: Summerlin (Aug. 9), Henderson, North Las Vegas and Reno (Aug. 10), Southwest LV (Nov. 2), Elko (Nov. 9).
State Director Suzy Smith
(Feb. 2019, reported by Politico on Mar. 3, 2019)
Executive director of Let America Vote from July 2018. Freelance
digital strategist from 2011. Digital director on Jason Kander
for U.S. Senate (MO), Feb.-Nov. 2016. Digital director on
Sylvester Turner for Mayor (Houston), April-Dec. 2015. Digital
director for the Michigan Democratic Coordinated Campaign, Aug.-Nov.
2014. Freelance brand director for Chalkfly, April-Oct.
2014. Digital media strategist for Rational 360, May
2012-Aug. 2014. Intern for Sen. Tom Carper (DE), Feb.-May
2012. Director of online marketing and intern coordination for
Hollywood Locations, Aug. 2010-Dec. 2011. Assistant researcher at
UCLA, Feb. 2009-Dec. 2010. B.A. in political science from UCLA,
Political Director Michelle Villegas
(Feb. 2019, reported by Politico on Mar. 3, 2019)
Field director on Nevadans for a Clean Energy Future, Mar.-Dec.
2018. Regional organizing manager for Organizing for Action,
April 2017-April 2018. Regional organizing director on Hillary
for America, June-Nov. 2016. Organizer on Hillary for
America Iowa caucus campaign July 2015-Feb. 2016. Organizer with
the Heartland Worker's Center, Jan.-June 2015. Degree in
political science from Creighton University. twitter
Regional Political Director (Las Vegas) Mike Litt
(June 2019) Consumer campaign director (Nov.
2017-June 2019) and consumer advocate (Mar. 2015-Nov. 2017) for U.S.
PIRG. On leave from PIRG, communications team member for the Iowa
Democratic Party, Oct.-Nov. 2018. Co-owner of Founded 1776, Mar.
2014-Mar. 2015. Field director for Clean Energy Project NV, Jan.
2013-Feb. 2015. Co-founder of iLoveMikeLitt, July 2007-Dec.
2013. Lead organizer for The Action, in Las Vegas, Nov. 2012-Jan.
2013. Deputy field director (Sept.-Nov. 2012) and regional field
director (Jan.-Sept. 2012) in Las Vegas on Obama for America.
Regional field director in Austin, TX for the DNC, July 2009-Jan.
2012. Field director on Chris Riley for Austin City Council,
Jan.-June 2009. Canvass director and field organizer for
the Travis County Democratic Party, Apr.-Nov. 2008. Community
organizer for ACORN, Aug. 2005-July 2007. Bachelor's degreee in
American/United States studies/civilization from the University of
Texas at Austin, 2005. twitter
Organizing Director Luke Tonat
Field director (Aug.-Nov. 2018) and deputy field
director (Feb.-Aug. 2018) for the Missouri Democratic Coordinated
Campaign. Field director for Lift Up Houston PAC, May-Nov.
2017. Regional field director for the Missouri Democratic Party,
May-Nov. 2016. Field organizer on Chris Van Hollen for U.S.
Senate (MD), July 2015-April 2016. Graduate of the College of
Deputy Organizing Director Emily Doran
(Mar. 2019) Field director on Leslie Cockburn for Congress (VA), Dec. 2017-Dec. 2018. Field organizer in Albemarle County for the Virginia Democratic Coordinated Campaign, Aug.-Nov. 2017. Field organizer on Tom Perriello for Virginia, May-June 2017. Business development associate for Politico, Nov. 2016-May 2017. Field organizer for the Pennsylvania Democratic Party Aug.-Nov. 2016. AmeriCorps VISTA, June 2014-June 2016. Bachelor's degree in political science and government from Miami University, 2014. twitter
Regional Organizing Directors include
Las Vegas Amy Laube
(Mar. 2019) Regional field director for the
Missouri Democratic Party, Mar.-Nov. 2018. Field organizer for
Lift Up Houston PAC, July-Nov. 2017. Field organizer in
Cincinnati for the Ohio Democratic Party, Sept.-Nov. 2016. B.S.
in political science from University of Oregon, 2017. twitter
Las Vegas Delia Goldin
(Apr. 2019) GOTV director (Oct.-Nov. 2018) and
field organizer (Mar.-Sept. 2018) on Leslie Cockburn for Congress
(VA). AmeriCorps member with City Year, July 2017-Mar.
2018. Bachelor's degree in foreign affairs and history from
University of Virginia, 2017; campaign fellow on Tom Perriello for
Virginia, Apr.-June 2017.
In the 2018 cycle worked on Sean Casten for Congress
(IL) and Jim Gray for Congress (KY) campaigns. twitter
Reno Cassidy Chassagne
Legislative secretary in the Maryland General Assembly
from Jan. 2019. Regional organizing director for the Montana
Democratic Party, June-Nov. 2018. Field organer and regional
digital organizing lead (Aug.-Nov. 2016) and organizing fellow
(June-Aug. 2016) in Dayton for Hillary for America. B.A. in
government from University of Maryland, 2018. twitter
Digital Organizing Director Andrea Ramos
(June 2019) Training manager for ACRONYM from
2018. Customer success manager at Phone2Action, Inc., Jan.
2017-Mar. 2018. Organizer in Fayetteville, NC on Hillary for
America, Aug.-Nov. 2016. Social studies educator with Teach for
America in San Jose, CA, July 2013-June 2015. Field fellwo for
the ACLU, June-Dec. 2014. B.A. in history, Latin America from
Yale University, 2013. twitter
Voter Contact Director Joel Emerson
(Sept. 2019) Campaign manager on Seth Moulton
for Congress, Feb.-Nov. 2018. Director of advance at the U.S.
Department of Transportation, Apr. 2015-Jan. 2017. Field director
on the Campaign for Louisiana, Mar.-Nov. 2014. Field director on
Wexton for State Senate (VA), Nov. 2013-Jan. 2014. Regional field
director in Charlottesville on Terry McAuliffe for Governor, Aug.-Nov.
2013. Regional field director on Organizing for America-NC,
2010-12. Bachelor's degree in history from Louisiana State
Communications Director Terrence Clark
(Mar. 2019) Deputy communications director on
Bob Casey for Senate (PA), April-Nov. 2018. Deputy press
secretary (Jan.-Mar. 2018) and communications associate in the war
room (Sept. 2016-Dec. 2017) at the Center for American
Progress. Public affairs intern at SKDKnickerbocker, Mar.-Sept.
2016. Contract with the public affairs and communications
division of Coca-Cola North America, June 2015-Mar. 2016. B.B.A.
in marketing, communications from Georgia State University, 2014.
DATA AND ANALYTICS
Director of Data and Analytics Adrienne Michelson
(May 2019) Deputy data and field director at
For Our Future, May-Dec. 2018. Project management and data intern
for BARK, Oct. 2017-May 2018. Business development rep. for F13
Works, July-Sept. 2017. Central Ohio field organizer at For Our
Future, Aug.-Nov. 2016. Pride coordinator for Equality Ohio,
Feb.-Aug. 2016. Studied political science at The Ohio State
Field Organizers include:
Craig Bakerjian Elko - twitter
Robin Blue Henderson - twitter
Alison Erdmann Las Vegas - twitter
Ashley Everett Las Vegas - twitter
Lizzy Ganssle Henderson - twitter
Barbara Anne Kozee Reno - twitter
Megan Lynn Lewis Reno - twitter
Samyuktha Mahadevan Henderson - twitter
Emily Polston Las Vegas - twitter
Oriana Shulevitz Rosado Las Vegas
Devon Shewell Las Vegas - twitter
Nick Steele - twitter
Shasun Sulur Las Vegas - twitter
Dylan Vargas - twitter
Controller Catherine Byrne May 12, 2019
16, Henderson) July 15,
Nevada NOW President Jeri Burton July 15, 2019
Former State Sen. Sheila Leslie July 17, 2019
Nevada Conservation League board member Kathy Lauckner July 24, 2019
Walker River Piute
Tribe Chair Amber Torres Oct. 2, 2019
DNC Committeeman Alex
Goff Oct. 10, 2019
Former Clark County Commissioner Chris Guinchigliani Oct. 10, 2019
Lucy Flores Oct. 22, 2019
15, Las Vegas) Oct. 25, 2019
Clark County Public
Administrator Robert Telles Nov. 1, 2019
founder of the Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada
Nov. 8, 2019
Note: The Las Vegas Review-Journal reported "nearly 40 full-time staffers and about 20 paid interns" as of July 12, 2019 (>).
Headquarters: 717 Lady St, Columbia, SC 29201
Aiken - 560 Augusta Aiken Rd., Warrenville, SC 29851
Beaufort - 129 Burton Hill Rd., Ste. J, Beaufort, SC 29906
Charleston - 6585 Dorchester Rd., Ste. 102, N. Charleston, SC 29418
Florence - 1719 S. Irby St., Ste. D, Florence, SC 29505
Greenville - 1622 E. North St., Ste. 1, Greenville, SC 29607
Murrells Inlet - 889 Garden City Connector, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
Orangeburg - 1687 Chestnut St. Orangeburg, SC 29115
Rock Hill - 103 Schoolside Dr., Rock Hill, SC 29730
Spartanburg - 2375 E. Main St., Ste. 311, Spartanburg, SC 29307
Office opening events:
June 8: Columbia
Aug. 10: Beaufort, Charleston, Greenville and Spartanburg
Nov. 2: Aiken, Murrells Inlet, Orangeburg, Rock Hill
Dec. 21: Florence
State Director Alycia Albergottie
(announced Mar. 11, 2019) Research
technician for ICF (management consulting) from June 2017.
Executive assistant at Allen University (Columbia, SC), Nov. 2016-June
2017. Chair of the Richland County Democratic Party in
2016-17. South Carolina state director on Hillary for America,
Aug.-Nov. 2016. Program coordinator for the South Carolina
Association of Community Action Partnerships, Mar. 2015-June
2016. Executive assistant at Dickey Law Group, LLC from June
2014-Mar. 2015. Campaign manager on Val Applewhite for Mayor
(Fayetteville, NC), July-Oct. 2013. Deputy campaign manager on
Benjamin for Mayor of Columbia, SC, May-July 2013. Regional field
director on Elizabeth Colbert Busch for Congress, Jan.-March
2013. Regional field director (West) for Organizing for America
South Carolina, 2012. Project coordinator (Oct. 2010-Dec. 2011)
and research coordinator (Oct. 2008-Aug. 2011) at the University of
South Carolina. B.S. in biology from Allen University, 2008.
(Nov. 21, 2019 post on her facebook page, "with
blessing") Previously state director on Julián for the Future,
announced April 15, 2019 to early Nov. 2019. CEO of OnCue
Management Group, LLC from Nov. 2015. Advance associate at the
White House from May 2011. Director of scheduling (June 2013-Nov.
2015) and scheduling and advance (Aug. 2011-June 2013) at the U.S.
Department of Housing and Urban Development. Confidential
assistant at the U.S. Department of Commerce-Bureau of Industry and
Security, Apr. 2010-Aug. 2011. Field organizer, regional field
director and regional political director on Obama for America, starting
June 2007 in SC and then AL, VA and GA through Nov. 2008. B.A.Sc.
in sport and entertainment management from University of South
Carolina-Columbia, 2007. twitter
Political Director Maya Grace Slaughter
(reported by The T&D on May 11, 2019) Recently finished second year at South Carolina School of Law. Director of communications and policy development for the South Carolina House Democratic Caucus. Organizer on Hillary Clinton's campaign in North Carolina. B.A. in political science from Boston College. Orangeburg native. twitter
Organizing Director Ebenezer Abolarin
(announced Mar. 11, 2019) Statewide field
director on Walt Maddox's 2018 gubernatorial campaign in Alabama.
A regional field director on Doug Jones’s successful 2017
U.S. Senate campaign in Alabama. GOTV director on Randall
Woodfin's Birmingham mayoral race in 2017. Worked
with the 2016 Georgia coordinated campaign, as chief of staff for
Georgia State Rep. David Wilkerson, and as legislative aide for the
Georgia House Democratic Caucus from Jan. 2016. M.P.A. from
Strayer University, 2018; B.S. in political science from University of
West Georgia, 2014. Native of Mableton, GA.
Regional Organizing Directors include
Columbia Zohaib Qadri
(started May 30, 2019) Legislative assistant to
Texas state Rep. Eric Johnson, Feb.-May 2019. Political outreach
director on Beto for Texas, Aug.-Nov. 2018. Research analyst at
Reform Austin, May-Sept. 2018. Campaign and research associate on
Laura Moser for Congress, Mar.-May 2018. M.A. in global affairs
from Rice University, 2019; M.A. in public administration from Texas
State University, 2017; B.A. in sociology from the University of Texas
at Austin, 2013. twitter
Rock Hill Hope Basil
(May 2019) Field organizer on Bill Daley for
Mayor, Nov. 2018-Feb. 2019. Field organizer on Gretchen Driskell
for Congress, Aug.-Nov. 2018. B.A. in government from Lawrence
Communications Director Sam Coleman
(announced Mar. 11, 2019) Press secretary for
the Democratic Party of New Mexico. Press secretary to U.S. Sen.
Doug Jones from Jan. 2018. Assistant communications director to
Gov. Terry McAuliffe, Feb. 2016-Jan. 2017. Communications
director on Lynne Abraham's campaign for Mayor of Philadelphia,
Mar.-June 2015. Regional field director for Michigan Conservation
Voters PAC (LCV), Oct.-Nov. 2014. Press secretary on Florida for
All, April-Oct. 2014. B.A. in English language and literature
from Virginia Commonwealth University, 2013. twitter
Digital Press Secretary Leila Mohaideen
(July 2019) Digital director/deputy press
secretary (Feb.-July 2019) and press assistant (May 2018-Feb. 2019) for
U.S. Sen. Doug Jones (AL). Social media manager/press assistant
for U.S. Rep. Louise Slaughter (NY) and the House Rules Committee,
Feb.-May 2018. Press intern for Senate Minority Leader Charles E.
Schumer (NY), Sept. 2017-Feb. 2018. B.S. in mass
communication/media studies from Boston University, 2017. twitter
Digital Director Joyce Rose-Harris
(April 2019) Digital strategy assistant, digital
ads assistant for Action Agents from Sept. 2017. Senior business
analyst/product developer, BPO senior professional at DXC Technology in
Blythewood, SC, Feb. 2012-June 2017. IT support analyst I ,
systems testing administrator II, actuarial assistant II and senior
underwrited assistant in Companion Property and Casualty Group in
Columbia, SC, Sept. 1997-Sept. 2010. Master's degree in
statistics from DePaul University; B.S. in mathematics from University
of Illinois at Chicago. twitter
Operations Director Stephanie Houghton
Deputy field director for the Indiana Democratic
Party, May-Nov. 2018. Deputy field director on Bill Daley for
Mayor campaign in Chicago. Special projects coordinator for the
Cape Cod Commission, June 2016-May 2018. Deputy GOTV director on
Doug Jones for Senate, Nov.-Dec. 2017. Communications director on
Hillary for America for the Rhiode Island primary, Apr. 2016.
Campaign director on Ben deRuyter for state Senate, Nov. 2015-Apr.
2016. Regional director for U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Jan.
2013-Nov. 2015. Bachelo'r's degree in political science and
government from Boston University, 2009. twitter
Field Organizers include:
Lauren Findlay Greenville twitter
Yashi Gunawardena Pee Dee twitter
Anna Gerbsch Columbia twitter
Mike Gesme Columbia twitter +
Danijel Pejkanovic twitter
Bradley Williams Columbia twitter
...announced July 3, 2019
State Rep. Kambrell Garvin (District 77)
State Rep. Wendy Brawley (District 70)
...announced Aug. 2, 2019
former State Sen. Phil Leventis from Sumter, represented District 35 (Lee, Sumter Cos.) from 1980-2012
March 3, 2020 - 14 States plus American Samoa and Democrats Abroad
AL, AR, CA, CO, ME, MA, MN, NC, OK, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA
Northampton - 18 Center St., Northampton, MA 01060
State Director Jossie Valentin
Member of Holyoke City
Council representing Ward 4, elected in 2013 and re-elected in
2017. Senior academic counselor at Holyoke Community
College. Per BusinessWest.com article, experience includes
"program director of the Arbor House, a substance-abuse residential
treatment program in Holyoke, and program director of the Psychiatric
Evaluation and Stabilization Unit at the Hampden County Correctional
Center in Ludlow." M.S. in forensic psychology from American
International College; B.A. in psychology from University of Puerto
Rico. Originally from Puerto Rico. twitter
Organizing Director Zack Mooney
(May 2019) GOTV
director on Elizabeth Warren for Senate, Sept.-Dec. 2018. GOTV
director on Dan Koh for Congress (MA), May-Oct. 2018. Fellowship
and training coordinator and regional organizing director on Setti
Warren for Governor (MA), Aug. 2017-May 2018. Education and
events associate for the Mass. Council of Human Service Providers, Dec.
2016-Oct. 2017. Field and digital organizer in Harrisonburg for
the Democratic Party of Virginia, June-Nov. 2016. B.A. in theatre
education, political communication from Emerson College 2016.
Served as a winter fellow on Hillary for America in Manchester, NH,
Nov. 2015-Feb. 2016. twitter
(at announcement event, Feb. 9, 2019)
U.S. Sen. Ed Markey (MA)
U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III (MA-4)
U.S. Rep. Lori Trahan (MA-3)
Massachusetts Senate President Karen Spilka
Boston City Councilor Michelle Wu
Suffolk County Sheriff Steve Tompkins
Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera
U.S. Rep. Jim McGovern (MA-2)
"on the radio show Congressional Corner with Alan Chartock on WAMC. That just happened to be the first time he was asked about it."
U.S. Rep. Ayanna Pressley (MA-7) ...Nov. 6, 2019
Los Angeles - 3325 Wilshire Blvd 600, Los Angeles, CA 90010 ...opening Nov. 24, 2019
(reported by SF Chronicle's
Joe Garofoli on Aug. 23, 2019) Most recently worked on Nikki
Foster's campaign; she seeking to challenge Steve Chabot in OH-1 in
2020. Campaign manager on Susana Mendoza for Chicago Mayor, Dec.
2018-Feb. 2019. Worked on Debbie Mucarsel-Powell's fall 2018
campaign in FL-26. Campaign manager on Bryan Caforio's 2018
primary campaign in CA-25, 2017-18. Western regional research
director and research analyst at the DCCC. Communications
assistant on Mike Honda for Congress. M.A. in communications and
B.A. in political science from Stanford University. Southern
Training Director (L.A.) Sean Hamidi
(Nov. 2019) Campaign management fellow with Blue
Collaborative, Apr.-Nov. 2019. Founding humanities teacher at
Sequoyah High School, 2017-19. Associate consultant at McKinsey
& Company, 2014-16. Program manager (2010-11) and senior
program coordinator (2008-10) at iMentor. J.D. from Harvard Law
School, 2014; B.A. in English language and literature from University
of Virginia, 2008. twitter
Training Associate (San Jose) Kristy Boer
Worked for Visa, Sept. 2015-Jan. 2019, for Nationwide Insurance, Feb.
2012-Sept. 2015, and for Nationwide Financial, Apr. 2005-Feb.
2012. Owner/publicist at Talk Communications, 2001-03. B.S.
in public relations from Boston University. twitter
Deputy Organizing Director Diego Sepulveda
(Oct. 2019) Director of the Dream Resource
Center (Apr. 2017-Oct.
2019), program manager (Feb.-Apr. 2017) and project coordinator (Jan.
2015-Jan. 2017) at the UCLA Labor Center. Fundraising and
communications associate for East Yard Communities for Environmental
Justice, Dec. 2013-Dec. 2014. Online community manager for
American Jewish University, Jan. 2013-Dec. 2013. M.B.A. in
nonprofit management from American Jewish University; B.A. in Chicana/o
studies from UCLA, 2012; general education studies at East Los Angeles
(Nov. 2019) District representative for the
Assembly, Nov. 2018-Sept. 2019. Campaign manager/deputy campaign
manager on Cottie Petrie-Norris for State Assembly, June-Nov.
2018. District representative for the California State Senate,
Jan. 2017-June 2018. B.A. in political science from Chapman
University, 2016. twitter
Oakland Nayeli Maxson Velazquez
(Nov. 2019) CEO (Sept. 2016-Nov. 2019) and
executive board member
for the Alliance for Community Development, Sept.-Nov. 2016.
Policy analyst and community liaison for the Oakland City Council, Jan.
2015-Sept. 2016. Fellow in public affairs at the Coro Center for
Civic Leadership, Aug. 2013-June 2014. Consultant at LENS
Ventures, Nov. 2008-June 2009. Community organizer for Grassroots
Campaigns, June 2007-Nov. 2008. Grant writer, 2006-07. J.D.
in social justice and government law from UC Hastings College of the
Law, 2013. B.A. in psychology from UC Santa Cruz, 2005. twitter
Sacramento Bee reported on Nov. 12, 2019 (>) a staff of nine: in addition to DeMont:
"two senior strategists, two training directors, two organizers, one data director and one voter mobilization leader."
U.S. Rep. Katie Porter (CA-45) (announced Oct. 26, 2019)
Oakland City Council President Rebecca Kaplan (reported by the Bay Area Reporter on Nov. 7, 2019)
Austin Hunter Noble
organizing director in Manchester, NH on Beto for America, July-Nov.
2019. Florida recount site lead in Tampa for the DSCC, Nov. 2018.
Regional organizing director in the 5th CD (Waturbury) for Connecticut
Democrats, Apr.-Nov. 2018. Field organizer on JB for Governor,
Jan.-Mar. 2018. GOTV organizer on Doug Jones for U.S. Senate,
Nov.-Dec. 2017. Deputy field organizer for the Democratic Party
of Virginia, Oct.-Nov. 2017. Field organizer on Randall Woodfin
for Mayor (Birmingham, AL), May-Oct. 2017. B.S. in political
science from University of Montevallo, 2017. twitter
Boulder - 2850 Iris Ave., Ste. M, Boulder, CO 80301 ...opening Jan. 9, 2020
Colorado Springs - 120 E. Las Animas St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903 ...opening Dec. 11, 2019
(reported on Dec. 5, 2019) Worked
campaign. Director of Native American and rural engagement at the
DNC. Government relations advisor to Kilpatrick Townsend
& Stockton LLP, Aug. 2013-June 2015. Degree in government
from Dartmouth College, 2013. Enrolled member of the Pueblo of
Pojoaque in New Mexico. twitter
Senior Strategist Jayson Sime
(reported by coloradopolitics.com on Jan. 8,
2020) Coach and motivational speaker at Right to Shine from June
of Self Care Hacks (Jan. 2018). Colorado state director for
America Votes, May 2014-June 2016. Nevada state director for
America Votes, Feb. 2010-Mar. 2011. Caucus director for the
Nevada State Democratic Party, Jan. 2017-Apr. 2008. Campaign
manager on Boswell for Congress (IA), 2006. Field director Rhod
Island for Harrah's Entertainment, 2005. Worked for the Iowa
Democratic Party, 2001-04. B.A. in public administration and
political science from University of Northern Iowa, 2002. twitter
Organizing Director Ben Tobias
Organizing director on Cary Kennedy for Governor (CO), Oct. 2017-2018. Project manager at Terra Strategies, Apr.-Nov. 2016. Researcher for the Colorado Democratic Party, Mar. 2015-Apr. 2016. Deputy field director for the Colorado Democratic Party, Apr.-Nov. 2014. Research associate at IRN Inc. in Denver, Feb.-Apr. 2014. Regional organizing director for Mayors Against Illegal Guns, Mar.-Oct. 2013. Deputy field director on Vote Yes Linn County (IA), Jan.-Mar. 2013. Regional field director in Las Vegas on Obama for America, July-Nov. 2012. Field organizer on We are Wisconsin, Feb.-June 2012. Campaign manager on Rusk for Dane Cunty Board, Dec. 2011-Apr. 2012. Legislative aide in the Wisconsin State Assembly, Jan. 2011-Mar. 2012. Campaign manager on Phair for Council (Madison), Dec. 2010-Apr. 2011. Campaign manager on Friends of Brett Hulsey, Mar.-Nov. 2010. B.A. in political science from University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2012; earlier studied at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. twitter
Regional Organizing Directors include
Fort Collins Samantha Slaton
(Dec. 2019...previously womens political coordinator
on Warren's Iowa
caucus campaign, Apr.-Oct. 2019) Also briefly deputy lead for A
Better Micigan for Field Strategies, Oct.-Nov. 2019. Field
director in MI-11 (Haley Stevens) for the
Michigan Democratic Party, Aug.-Nov. 2018. Executive director for
New Virginia Way (NVW PAC), Jan.-NAug. 2018. Regional political
director at WinVirginia, July-Nov. 2017. Field organizer (Mar.
-June 2017) and petition organizer (Jan.-Mar. 2017) on Tom Perriello
for Viriginia. Organizer in Stafford for the Democratic Party of
Virginia, June-Nov. 2016. Experieence also includes communication
fellow in Des Moines on Hillary for America, June-Aug. 2015. B.A.
in sociology from The University of Chicago, 2016. twitter
Training Director Kyla Sabado
Military spouse. Regional field director for
Colorado, July-Oct. 2019. Senior account executive, lead account
executive, account executive, lead project manager, project manager at
Stones' Phones, Jan. 2016-May 2019. B.A. political science from
Point Loma Nazarene University.
(Nov. 2019) Chargee de mission for CityTaps in France, Mar. 2017-Mar. 2019. Junior officer for the Permanent Mission of San Marino to the UN and OSCE and Embassy of San Marino, Apr.-July 2016. in Vienna, Austria. Director of international admissions for Blue Ridge School, Aug. 2011-Apr. 2016. M.A. in global and international studies from UC Santa Barbara, 2010; B.A. in sociology from University of Toledo, 2008. twitter
State Director Jeremiah Montgomery-Thompson
(reported by VT Digger on Nov. 15, 2019)
Regional director for Central Massachusetts for Sen. Warren from Jan.
2013. Western Mass. regional field director on Elizabeth Warren
for MA, Apr.-Nov. 2012. Assistant at the Harvard Law Schol Human
Rights Program, 2011-May 2012. Regional field director on U.S.
Rep. Richard Neal's re-election campaign, Sept.-Nov. 2010. B.A.
in political science from University of Massachusetts Amherst,
St. Paul - 2550 University Ave. W, Ste. 201 South, St. Paul, MN 55114 ...opening Jan. 22, 2019
State Director Emily Jensen
(Oct. 2019) Midwest regional director for the Association of State Democratic Chairs (ASDC) at the DNC from Aug. 2017. Coordinated Campaign director for the South Carolina Democratic Party, Sept.-Nov. 2018. Campaign manager on Draft Rick Nolan, Apr.-June 2017. Campaign manager on Ken Martin for DFL chair, Nov. 2016-Mar. 2017. Deputy director of candidate service for the House DFL Caucus, June-Nov. 2016. Minnesota Caucus director on Bernie 2016, Nov. 2015-June 2016. Aquatic assistant department head at Lifetime Fitness in Lakeville, Dec. 2014-June 2015. Direct support staff at Opportunity Matters Inc, July-Dec. 2014. Studied political science, international relations at the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University.
Training Director Kathleen Cole
Associate professor of political science in the
Department of Social Science at Metropolitan State
"Her research is in the subfield of political philosophy and focuses on
the effects of white racial identity formation and motivated cognition
on political judgment." Ph.D., M.A. and CEC from UC Santa
Regional Organizing Directors include:
Anika M. Bowie
Vice president of Minneapolis NAACP since Dec.
for Ward 1 Saint Paul City Council in Nov. 2019, finishing
second. Lead campaign organizer for MN Restore the Vote Coalition
from Jan. 2018. Juvenile justice transition coordinator with
Saint Paul Public Schools. Oct. 2017-May 2018. Community
educator with Saint Paul Public Schools, Jan. 2010-July 2015.
B.A. in criminal justice from Hamline University, 2014. Saint
Paul native; fifth generation in the Summit-University (Rondo)
Ashley Bair twitter
Asheville - 530 Merrimon Ave., Ste. E, Asheville, NC 28804 ...opening Dec. 19, 2019
Charlotte - 3124 Milton Rd., Ste. T103, Charlotte, NC 28215 ...opening Dec. 19, 2019
Durham - 113 E. Main St., Durham, NC 27701 ...opening Dec. 18, 2019
State Director Maggie Thompson
(Aug. 2019) Executive
director of Generation Progress, Jan.
2014-Dec. 2018. Campaign manager on Higher Ed, Not Debt, Jan.
2014-Jan. 2016. Regional program director on Common Purpose
Project, Nov. 2011-Mar. 2013. Special assistant for land and
water quality at the White House Council on Environmental Quality, July
2010-Nov. 2011. Special assistant to the director at USCIS, July
2009-July 2010. Regional field director in Saint Paul, MN,
Aberdeen, SD (May-Nov. 2018) and field organizer in NV, NM, TX and PA
(Sept. 2007-Apr. 2008) on Obama for America. Bachelor's degree in
economics and classical archaelolgy from Macalester College. twitter
Organizing Director Owen Berger
(Oct. 2019) Deputy
field director on Dan McCready for Congress,
July-Sept. 2019. Field director on Richard Bew for Congress (NC),
Mar.-May 2019. Deputy organizing director in the 2nd CD
(Sept.-Nov. 2018) and regional organizing director (May-Sept. 2018) on
the New Hampshire Democratic Coordinated Campaign. Campaign
manager on Jen Mangrum for N.C. Senate, Jan.-May 2018. Organizer
in Fairfax for the Democratic Party of Virginia, July-Nov. 2017.
Field representative in GA-6 for the Progressive Turnout Project,
Apr.-June 2017. Petition organizer for One Commonwealth PAC (Mark
Herring in Virginia), Jan.-Mar. 2017. Field organizer in
Gettysburg for the Pennsylvania Democratic Party, Aug.-Nov. 2016.
Staff assistant in the U.S.Senate, Aug.-July 2016. Research
associate for The Hawthorn Group, June 2013-July 2015. M.A. in
history (2015) and B.A. in government and international relations
(2013) from George Mason University. twitter
Deputy Organizing Director Rayshawn Dyson
Community Organizing Director Denzel Cummings
(Oct. 2019) Campaign
associate; Action Fund/war room (Aug.
2017-Oct. 2019) and special assistant Action Fund (June-Aug. 2017) at
the Center for American Progress. Emerson national policy fellow
at the Institute for Educational Leadership, May 2015-June 2017.
Bachelor's degree in philosophy, politics and economics from University
of Pennsylvania, 2015. Experience also includes campaign fellow
on Cory Booker for U.S. Senate, July-Oct. 2013. twitter
Field Organizers include
Steve Hassey Durham - twitter
(reported by NashvillePost Stephen Elliot on Oct.
17, 2019) Field director on
Karl Dean for Governor, Feb.-Nov. 2018. Public lands defense
state contractor for The Wilderness Society, Apr. 2017-Feb. 2018.
ACA field contractor for Organizing for Action, Jan.-Mar. 2017.
Program manager for Together Tennessee, LLC, Aug. 2016-Jan. 2017.
Training coordinator in Tennessee for Organizing for Action, Aug.
2015-Aug. 2016. Deputy campaign manager on David Briley for Vice
Mayor (Davidson County), Dec. 2014-Aug. 2015. Field director on
Sarah Marie Smith for State House (District 40), Aug.-Nov. 2014.
Field director on Jennifer Buck Wallace for State House (District 51),
June-Aug. 2014. Spring trainer for Middle TN for Organizing for
Action, Jan.-May 2014. B.S. in political scienc and government
from Middle Tennessee State University, 2014. twitter
Organizing Director Robin Alberts-Marizga
Political consultant to TIRRC Votes (Tennessee
Immigrant and Refugee
Rights Coalition), Aug.-Nov. 2018. Political consultant to
Transit for Nashville, Sept. 2017-May 2018. Solutions consultant
(Feb. 2015-Aug. 2017) and enterprise account manager (Nov. 2013-Feb.
2015) for NationBuilder. Campaign manager and finance director on
Jim Cooper for Congress, Sept. 2010-Nov. 2013. Campaign manager
on Jeff Yarbro for State Senate (Nashville), Jan.-Aug. 2010. B.A.
in psychology, sociology from Tufts University, 2008. Nashville
Regional Organizing Directors include
East Tennessee (Knoxville) Sara Burklin
Campaign manager on Kincannon for Mayor (Knoxville),
2019. Campaign manager on Gloria Johnson for State House District
13 (Knoxville), Mar.-Nov. 2018. Organizer with Forward TN, Nov.
2017-Feb. 2018. Campaign manager on Lauren Rider for City Council
(Knoxville), Mar.-Nov. 2017. Political director on Andy Berke for
Mayor (Chattanooga), Jan.-Mar. 2017. Political director on Gloria
Johnson State House 13, Apr.-Nov. 2016. B.A. in American
government and politics from Sewanee-The University of the South,
Cody R. Pruitt
(Nov. 2019) Regional field director in Bowling
Green for the
Kentucky Democratic Party, June-Nov. 2019. Regional field
director on Adam Edelen for Governor (KY), Feb.-May 2019.
Campaign manager on Patti Minter for State Representative (Bowling
Green), Jan.-Nov. 2018. Field and operations director on Jeanie
Smith for Kentucky, Aug. 2017-Jan. 2018. Bachelor's degree in
political science and government from Western Kentucky University, 2016.
San Antonio - 4535 Fredericksburg Rd., San Antonio, TX 78201 ...opening Dec. 14, 2019
coming: Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston
(reported by The Texas Tribune on Oct. 7, 2019)
Targeting/data infrastructure at Longoria Analytics from Mar.
2015. Field director on Melissa Cabello Havrda for San Antonio
City Council, Jan.-Jun. 2019. Field director on Coda Rayo-Garza
for Texas House Dist. 125, Jan.-Mar. 2019. Data manager for Texas
Freedom Network, Aug.-Nov. 2018. Field director on Celina Montoya
for Texas House Dist. 121, Aug.-Nov. 2018. Campaign coordinator
on Rebeca Martinez Fouth Court of Appeals Judge ampaign (San Antonio),
Oct. 2017-Mar. 2018. Archives assistant (Apr. 2016-Jan. 2018) and
library assistant III (Mar. 2015-Apr. 2016 for The University of Texas
at San Antonio. Campaign manager on Pat Stout for San Antonio
City Council, Jan.-May 2017. Senior data manager on Hillary for
San Antonio, Mar.-Nov. 2016. Regional field director (May-Nov.
2014) and field organizer (Aug. 2013-May 2014) at Battleground
Texas. Library acquisitions assistant, June 2006-Aug. 2013.
Co-founder/grassroots organizer at alamObama, Mar. 2007-Nov.
2012. Field organizer in San Antonio on Obama for America,
Feb.-Mar. 2008. Studied at Minot State University. From San
first reported by The Texas Tribune on Nov. 15,
Organizing Director Sissi Yado
(reported by The Texas Tribune on Nov. 15, 2019)
Senior field manager (from Feb. 2019), regional field organizer (Aug.
2017-Jan. 2019) and field organizer (Jan.-July 2017) in Texas for Human
Rights Campaign. Training manager in Tampa for the Florida
Democratic Party, Sept.-Nov. 2016. Field manager, Arizona office
director for Equality Federation Movement Advancement Project (MAP),
May-Aug. 2016. Regional field organizer for Competitive Arizona,
Feb.-May 2016. Field organizer for Houston Unites, Sept.-Nov.
2015. Field director on Eli Olivarez for City of McAllen District
5 Commissioner, Feb.-May 2015. Canvass lead and deputy field
organizer with Battleground Texas, Sept.-Nov. 2014. A.A. in
graphic arts from South Texas College, 2012. twitter
Deputy Organizing Director Matthew Baiza
Director of operations for San Antonio City
Councilwoman Ana Sandoval
re-election, Jan.-May, 2019. Organizer on Gina Ortiz Jones 2018
campaign for Congress in TX-23. B.A. in political science and
government from Stanford University, 2018. twitter
Regional Organizing Directors include
Austin Michael Anthony Orona
(Nov. 2019) Political director on Julie Oliver
June-Nov. 2019. Community affairs and policy deputy in the Texas
House of Representatives, Dec. 2018-May 2019. Political director
(June-Nov. 2018) and deputy campaign manager (Mar.-May 2018) on Julie
Oliver for Congress. Special projects coordinator and organizer
for the Industrial Areas Foundation, 2017-18. B.A. in
communication from University of Houston. twitter
Dallas Emma Niewald
(Nov. 2019) Founder of The Campaign Catalyst in
July-Nov. 2019. Manager for HR and marketing at Kastl Law, P.C.,
Apr.-July 2019. Campaign coordinator for Judge Martin Hoffman,
68th Civil District (Dallas), Apr.-May 2018. Deputy campaign
manger on Rhetta Bowers for TX HD-113, Jan.-Feb. 2018.
Communications director on Salerno for Congress (Dallas), Oct.-Dec.
2017. Political coordinator on Kopser for Congress (Austin),
June-Oct. 2017. Call time manager on Rhetta Bowers for TX HD-113,
Feb.-June 2017. Field organizer in Butte for the Montana
Democratic Party, Aug.-Nov. 2016. Healthcare recruiter, Apr.-Aug.
2016. Independent PR consultant, 2012-Apr. 2016. Regional
executive director for the Texas Association of Business, Sept.
2014-Apr. 2015. Field organizer for Battleground Texas, Apr.-Aug.
2014. Communications coordinator for Humane Farm Animal Care,
Feb. 2013-Mar. 2014. Research associate at the Center for
National Policy, Nov. 2012-Feb. 2013. B.A. in international
relations from Austin College. twitter
Community Organizing Director Andre Wagner
District assistant to Texas State Senator Carol Alvarado, Jan.-Sept. 2019. Organizing director in North Carolina for NextGen America, June-Dec. 2018. Field organizer on Texans for Beto, Jan.-June 2018. Diirector of constituent services in the City of Houston, Jan. 2017-Jan. 2018. Field organizer for the North Carolina Democratic Party, Aug.-Dec. 2016. Director of communications and special projects (District D) and community involvement coordinator Nov. 2015-Jan. 2016 in the City of Houston. Deputy organizing director on Chris Bell for Mayor (Houston), June-Nov. 2015. Residential community coordinator at Texas Southern University, Aug. 2009-Nov. 2015. B.A. in political science from Texas Southern University, 2009. twitter
Mobilization Director Jess Moore Matthews
Chief content officer in the Office of the Mayor of
New York City, June
2018-Nov. 2019; digital director to the First Lady of New York City,
Nov. 2016-June 2018. Digital director on de Blasio 2020,
May-Sept. 2019. Social media strategist and audience analyst with
The New York Times, May 2015-Oct. 2016. Social media coordinator
at New York University, Feb. 2013-Mar. 2015. M.A. in media, culture and
communication from New York University, 2014; B.A. in public relations
from Hampton University, 2012. twitter
Data Director Beth Kloser
Managing director of Battleground Texas, 2015-18. A regional organizer on Wendy Davis’ 2014 gubernatorial run.
Operations and Training Director Michael Maher
Programs director (from Feb. 2018) and operations and
finance manager (Feb. 2016-Feb. 2018) at Battleground Texas.
Field director on Natalia Rudia for City Controller (Pittsburgh, PA),
Mar.-May 2015. Regional field director in San Antonio at
Battleground Texas, Aug.-Nov. 2014. Field manager for Garden
State Equality, Feb.-May 2013. Field organizer in Pennsylvania on
the Obama campaign, Aug.-Nov. 2012.
Regional Organizing Director Teddy Waszazak
(reported by VT Digger on Nov. 15, 2019) Elected
member of Barre
City Council Ward 2. Campaign manager on Brenda Siegel's 2018
primary campaign for governor.
Organizing Director Reshard el-Shair
(Nov. 2019) Third presidential campaign of the cycle: previously deputy organizing director in New Hampshire on Julián for the Future, Sept.-Nov. 2019; regional organizing director on Gillibrand 2020, June-Aug. 2019. Founder (Aug. 2016) of Summit Campaigns in Atlanta. Political organizer on Jon Ossoff for Congress (GA-6) May-June 2017. Verification specialist for New Georgia Project, 2014. Field organizer in Cleveland/Akron for Grassroots Voter Outreach, Nov. 2012. Associate canvass director in Cleveland for Environment Ohio, June-Oct. 2012. B.A. in political science from Oberlin College, 2012. twitter
Campus organizer on Dana Balter's campaign for
Congress (Syracuse, NY), Aug.-Nov. 2018. Program coordinator/site
manager for the Harlem Children's Zone, Sept. 2014-Jan. 2017.
M.P.A. from NYU Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service,
2018; B.A. in psychology from Cornell University, 2014. twitter
Community Organizing Director Temitope Amoye
POD director for the Democratic Party of Virginia,
2019. Organizing director for Clean Virginia, Jan.-June
2019. Operations director for the Indiana Democratic Party,
July-Nov. 2018. IE political assistant for the DCCC, Feb.-June
2018. Finance assistant on Will Jawando for County Council
(Silver Spring, MD), Nov. 2017-Feb. 2018. Field organizer in
Arlington on Ralph Northam for Governor/Democratic Party of Virginia,
July-Nov. 2017. Fundraising director for Donor Development
Strategies, Jan.-July 2017. Organizer for the Democratic Party of
Virginia, May-Nov. 2016. Deputy field organizer on Will Jawando
for Congress (MD), Feb.-Apr. 2016. J.D. from Howard University
School of Law, 2016; B.S. in political science and government from
Frostburg State University, 2013. twitter
Training Director Alexis Conavay
(Nov. 2019) Independent political and organizing
consultant from Sept. 2019. National deputy training director
(July 2018-Apr. 2019) and training and learning development manager
(Apr. 2017-July 2018) for Organizing for Action. Adjunct
instructor at City Colleges of Chicago, Aug. 2015-Apr. 2019.
Research manager (July 2015-July 2017) and graduate assistant (Aug.
2014-June 2015) at DePaul University. Master's degree in women's
studies from DePaul University, 2015; bachelor's degree in history from
University of Florida, 2011. twitter
State Sen.-elect Ghazala Hashmi (announced Dec. 20, 2019)
ID, MI, MS, MO, ND, WA
State Director Mike McCollum
(reported by Politico on
Oct. 1, 2019) Executive director of Michigan
House Democrats from Mar. 2017. Broward County pod lead on the
Florida Coordinated Campaign, Apr.-Nov. 2016. Regional organizing
director in Columbia on Clinton's South Carolina primary campaign, then
regional organizing director in Raleigh, NC for the primary
there. 3rd CD field director for the West Virginia Democratic
Party, Feb.-Nov. 2014. Communications coordinator for the
Massachusetts Senior Action Council, June 2013-Feb. 2014.
Instructor/graduate teaching and research assistant at Saint Louis
University, Aug. 2011-May 2013. Regional field organizer for
Obama for America in Metro St. Louis, MO, Nov. 2011-Nov. 2012.
Reporter, 2006-08. Video editor for Mountain Sports Media, May
2005-June 2006. Reporter, 2004-06. Master's degree in
American studies from Saint Louis University, 2013; M.A. in journalism
from University of Colorado at Boulder, 2006; B.A. in English and mass
communications from Auburn University, 2002. twitter
Organizing Director Emily Dean-McKinney
(Dec. 2019) Regional field director in Cedar
Rapids on Kamala
Harris for the People, May-Dec. 2019. Session aide for Virginia
Del. Wendy Gooditis, Jan.-Mar. 2019. Regional field director for
the Pennsylvania Democratic Party, Apr.-Nov. 2018. Field director
on Helen Tai for State Rep. special election in PA 178th, Apr.-May
2018. Field organizer for the Democratic Party of Virginia,
June-Nov. 2017; organizer on Ralph Northam for Governor, Mar.-June
2017. Regional GOTV director in Phoenix (Oct.-Nov. 2016) and
Democratic Party of Virginia field organizer for Hillary for America,
May-Oct. 2016. B.A. in political science and women, gender and
sexualities studies from The College of Wooster, 2016. twitter
Regional Organizing Directors include
Ann Arbor Woody Little
(Nov. 2019) Recruiter for 360 Campaign Consulting, Sept.-Nov. 2019. Communications associate for the Rose Foundation for Communities and the Environment, Apr.-June 2019. Community organizer for Toxics Action Center in Vermont, Jan. 2018-Feb. 2019. Senior field manager on Beto for Texas, Sept.-Nov. 2018. Organizer with Change Corps, Aug. 2016-July 2017. B.A. in economics, B.A. in political economy from UC Berkeley, 2016.
Mobilization Director Julie Thompson
(Nov. 2019) Managing director of digital
services at E Street
Group, Feb.-Oct. 2019. Regional mobilization director (May
2017-Jan. 2019) and digital assistant (Mar. 2016-Apr. 2017) at the
DNC. Special assistant to the Minority Leader (Oct. 2015-Mar.
2016) and digital communications specialist (Jan. 2015-Feb. 2016) in
the Michigan Senate. Field organizer in Flint for the Michigan
Democratic Paryt, Sept.-Nov. 2014. B.A. in English language and
literature from Michigan State University, 2014. twitter
Training Director Callie Bruley
(Nov. 2019) District director for U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, Jan. 2017-July 2019. Regional organizing director on Hillary for Michigan, July-Nov. 2016. Campaign organizing director in Ann Arbor for We Are Impact, Aug. 2015-July 2016. Lead organizer in Denver for Change Corps, Aug. 2014-Aug. 2015. Field organizer for Green Corps, Aug. 2013-July 2014. B.A. in social relations and policy from Michigan State University, 2013. twitter
Erin Lodes twitter
State Director Brooklynne Roulette Mosley
(Oct. 2019; reported Dec. 12, 2019) Deputy
appointments in the Office of Gov. Laura Kelly, Jan.-Aug. 2019.
Coordinated Campaign director for the Kansas Democratic Party, Jan.
2018-Jan. 2019. Associate director of programs for the VFW, Apr.
2016-Jan. 2018. Kansas political outreach director on Bernie
2016, Jan. -May 2016. Regional field organizer on Paul Davis for
Governor, Apr.-Nov. 2014. Fall organizing fellow for Organizing
for Action, Sept.-Dec. 2013. KC-10 inflight refueler in the U.S.
Air Force, Sept. 2002-Aug. 2013. Studied political science at The
University of Kansas. twitter
Organizing Director Jon Clancy
(Dec. 2019) Field director for Civil PAC,
managing IE campaigns
in several Missouri House districts, Sept.-Nov. 2018; and Cmapagn
manager on Yes for our Parks (St. Louis Co.), Sept.-Nov. 2018.
Campaign manage ron Lisa Clancy for St. Louis County Council, Mar.-Aug.
2018. Organizing director on Mantovani for STl, Sept. 2017-Aug.
2018. Empowerment specialist (appointed) in St. Lous Co., Mar.
2015-Apr. 2017. Field director on Citizens for Steve Stenger (for
St. Louis Co. Executive), Apr. 2014-Jan. 2015. Server at Bridge
Tap House & Wine Bar, May 2013-Apr. 2014. Field director at
Imprenta Communications, Inc. in California, Mar.-Nov. 2012.
Server at Jazz at the Bistro, Feb. 2006-Mar. 2012. Independent
consultant to the California Association of Realtors, Oct. 2011-Jan.
2012. Bachelor's degree in political science and government from
Warren Wilson College, 2010. twitter
Training Director Zoe Stein
(Nov. 2019) Arizona state organizing director,
organizing director for NextGen America from Mar. 2018. Campaign
manager on Lauren Kuby for Tempe City Council from June 2017.
M.S. in sustainability studies; B.A. in sustainability from Arizona
State University, 2016. twitter
Seattle Hub - 621 5th Ave. N., Seattle, WA 98109
State Director Maria Leininger
(Sept. 2019) Political director on Dr. Kim
Schrier for Congress,
Apr.-Sept. 2019. District director for U.S. Rep. Schrier, Dec.
2018-Sept. 2019. Senior associate attorney at Archer Price Law
PLLC in Seattle area, June 2017-Dec. 2018. Account executive at
Moxie Media, June-Nov. 2018. Senior political advisor on Dr. Kim
Schrier for Congress, Dec. 2017-May 2018. Political director on
Adam Smith for Congress, Jan. 2015-Apr. 2017. Voter protection
director for the Washington State Democratic Party, Aug.-Nov.
2016. Campaign manager on Friends of Matt Isenhower (for
Washington State Senate), Apr.-Nov. 2014. Political director on
DelBene for Congress, Aug. 2013-Apr. 2014. Public affairs
assistant account executive at Nyhus Communications in Seattle,
Feb.-Aug. 2013. Field organizer for the DCCC in WA 1st CD,
Oct.-Nov. 2012. J.D. from Seattle University School of Law, 2012;
B.A. in international studies from University of Washington,
Deputy State Director Dylan Cate
(Sept. 2019) Founder and principal at Dylan Cate
Seattle, Mar. 2019. Director of organizing and strategic
campaigns for Washington State Democrats from Mar. 2017. Senior
advisor for innovation and organizing (Aug.-Nov. 2016) and deputy
campaign manager (Jan.-Aug. 2016) on Brady Walkinshaw for Congress
(Seattle). Co-founder and organizing director for Working
Together, Jan.-Dec. 2015. Field director for the Washington
Alliance for Gun Responsibility, May-Dec. 2014. Organizer with
SEIU 1199NW, Sept. 2010-May 2014. Ann Cornelison language fellow
at Vassar College, Sept. 2009-Sept. 2010. Political organizer
with Culinary Union Local 226, Aug.-Nov. 2008. B.A. urban studies
from Vassar College, 2008. twitter
Organizing Director Shelby Iseler
(Nov. 2019) Development and events associate at
Environmental Council and at Washington Conservation Voters, Dec.
2017-Nov. 2019. Field director on Pramila for Congress, Apr.-Dec.
2017. GOTV for the Washington State Democrats Coordinated
Campaign, Aug.-Nov. 2016. California deputy field director
(Apr.-June 2016), Wyoming state director (Mar.-Apr. 2016), Kansas state
director (Feb.-Mar. 2016) and Iowa deputy field director (June
2015-Feb. 2016) on Bernie 2016. Field organizer for the League of
Conservation Voters, Sept. 2014-June 2015; field organizer for the
Michigan League of Conservation Voters, June-Sept. 2014.
Communications intern for the South African National AIDS Council
Women's Sector, Oct. 2013-Jan. 2014. B.A. in comparative cultures
and politics from Michigan State University, 2013. twitter
Deputy Organizing Director Ellen Ferencek
(Nov. 2019) A regional organizing director on
July-Sept. 2019. Regional field director for the Maine Democratic
Party, July-Nov. 2019. Stylist at Medewell, Nov. 2017-June
2018. Small business organizer for the Washington Community
Action Network, Apr.-Oct. 2017. Organizer (May-Nov. 2016) and
full time fellow (Jan.-Apr. 2016) on Hillary for America. Stylist
at Madewell, Oct. 2013-Jan. 2016. B.A. in political science and
government from University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 2015. twitter
Community Organizing Director Seferiana Day
(Nov. 2019) Co-founder and partner at CD Strategic in Seattle from Jan. 2018. Special advisor in the Office of Seattle Mayor Tim Burgess (Sept. 2017-Jan. 2018) and legislative assistant in the Office of City Councilman Burgess, Nov. 2014-Sept. 2017. Campaign manager on Pramila Jayapal for State Senate, Apr.-Nov. 2014. Community and labor organizer for Working Washington, Oct. 2011-Mar. 2014. M.S.W. from University of Washington, 2011; B.A. in sociology, women's studies, philosophy from Seattle University, 2008. twitter
Mobilization Director Sam Packard
(Dec. 2019) Vice president (Sept. 2018-Dec.
strategist (Sept. 2016-Sept. 2018), senior consultant (Jan. 2015-Sept.
2016), consultant (Aug. 2013-Jan. 2015), senior associate (Oct.
2012-Aug. 2013) and associate (Aug. 2011-Oct. 2012) at M+R.
Castig assistant for HBO's Treme, Feb. 2010-May 2011. Field
manager at the Fund for the Public Interest, June 2007-Sept.
2010. Bachelor's degree in English language and literature from
Columbia University in the City, 2009.
March 17, 2020
AZ, FL, IL, OH
Tucson - 2416 E. Broadway Blvd., Tucson, AZ 85719 ...opening Dec. 15, 2019
(Oct. 2019; reported Dec. 6, 2019 by azcentral.com) Iowa organizing director on Gillibrand 2020, May-Sept. 2019. Training director for the Arizona Democratic Party, Apr. 2018-Apr. 2019. Training director on JB Pritzker for Governor, Oct. 2017-Mar. 2018. Call time manager and finance assistant for the Iowa Senate Majority Fund, June-Oct. 2017. Legislative aide to state Rep. Kirsten Running-Marquardt, Jan.-Apr. 2017. Regional organizing director for universities in SW Ohio (July-Nov. 2016) and organizer in Dayton (Apr.-July 2016) for the Ohio Democratic Party. Organizer on Hillary for America in South Minneapolis, Nov. 2015-Mar. 2016. Regional field director in Iowa City for NextGen Climate, Apr.-Nov. 2015. Regional GOTV director in Waterloo for the Iowa Democratic Party, Oct.-Nov. 2014. BA. in English from Grinnell College, 2014. twitter
Organizing Director Bren Pantilone
(Nov. 2019) Field
director ADLCC for the Arizona Democratic
Party, Apr. 2018-Nov. 2019. Cmapaign manager for SAVE Dade (FL),
Feb. 2017-Feb. 2018. Deputy training director and regional GOTV
director in Pennsylvania for Hillary for America, Aug.-Nov. 2016.
Deputy field director at Competitive Arizona, Apr.-Aug. 2016.
Fulbright English teaching assistant in Tajkistan, Aug. 2014-June
2015. Campaign manager on Janie Hydrick for State Senate (Tempe),
Jan.-Aug. 2014. BIS in Islamic studies and political science from
Arizona State University, 2014. twitter
State Director Kimberly (Diaz) Scott
(reported Sept. 18, 2019 by the Miami Herald; announced Dec. 12, 2019) Director of public policy for the Florida Alliance of Planned Parenthood, Dec. 2014-Sept. 2019. Chief of staff (District 25) in the Florida Senate, Nov. 2012-Dec. 2014. Regional political director in Central Florida on Charlie Crist for Governor, Aug.-Nov. 2014. Campaign aide on Joseph Abruzzo for State Senate District 25 (Palm Beach Co.), July-Nov. 2012. District aide (District 85) in the Florida House, Nov. 2011-Nov. 2012. M.P.A. from Florida State University, 2016; B.A. in communication, interdisciplinary studies from Florida Gulf Coast University, 2011 (student body president July 2010-May 2011). twitter
Senior Strategist Zach Learner
(announced Dec. 12, 2019) Self-employed
attorney from 2015. Deputy campaign manager on Gilllum for
Governor, Sept.-Nov. 2018. Campaign manager on Chris King for
Florida, Feb. 2017-Aug. 2018. Voter protection director for the
Florida Democratic Party, Apr.-Nov. 2016. Florida voter
protection director on Hillary for America, 2016. Voter expansion
director for the Florida Democratic Party, 2014. Chief of staff
to Kristin Jacobs, Broward County Government, 2013-14. Florida
deputy voter protection director on Obama for America, 2012.
Legislative assistant to state Sen. Eleanor Sobel, 2009-12.
Deputy regional voter protection coordinator in Miami Dade for Obama
for America, 2008. J.D. from University of Miami School of Law,
2008; B.A. in history from Trinity College-Hartford, 2004.
Organizing Director Allie Brown
(Oct. 2019; announced Dec. 12. 2019) Clean
manager for the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy (Atlanta), May
2013-May 2019. Advocacy manager for Renew Tennessee Campaign,
2017-19. Lead advocacy manager on Floridians for Solar Choice,
2015-16. Renewable energy associate for the Southern Wind Energy
Association, 2014-16. B.A. in anthropology from The University of
Deputy Organizing Director Emily Frost
(announced Dec. 12, 2019) A regional organizing director in Iowa on Beto for America, Apr.-Nov. 2019. Regional field director in Tucson for the Arizona Democratic Party, Sept.-Nov. 2018. Regional field director for Palm Beach County on Philip Levine for Governor of Florida, May-Aug. 2018. Field organizer on Kriseman fo rMayor of St. Petersburg, Aug.-Nov. 2017. Studied communication and political science at Eckerd College. twitter
Community Organizing Director Aida Mackic
(announced Dec. 12, 2019) Interfaith and
youth program director for CAIR Florida. Experience with SEIU,
Andrew Gillum for Governor, Chris King for Florida and Bernie
2016. Tampa resident. Immigrated to U.S. at age 11, from
Deputy Community Organizing Director Tomas Alcala
Deputy Community Organizing Director (Black and AfAm Outreach Director) Jasmen Rogers-Shaw
(Nov. 2019; announced Dec. 12, 2019) Senior
reproductive rights for State Innovation Exchange (SIX), Sept.-Nov.
2019. Staff and policy director (Jan.-Aug. 2019) and gender
justice coordinator (June 2017-Dec. 2018) for Miami Workers
Center. Community organizer in Miami/Fort Lauderdale for SEIU
Jan. 2016-June 2017. A.B.L.E. case manager for the Urban League
of Broward County, Aug. 2015-Jan. 2016. Child protective
investigations supervisor (May 2013-Oct. 2014) and child protective
investigator (Aug. 2009-May 2013) for Florida Department of Children
and Families. B.S. in family and child sciences from Florida
State University, 2019. twitter
Training Director Devan Cheaves
(Nov. 2019; announced Dec. 12, 2019) Campaign
criminal justice reform (June-Nov. 2019) and mid-Florida regional
organizer (July 2017-June 2019) for ACLU of Florida. Field
organizer for For Our Future, July-Dec. 2016. Organizer, Home
Care Fight for $15 for SEIU Healthcare 1199NW, Sept. 2015-July 2016;
organizer, Faculty Forward Florida for SEIU, Jan.-June 2015; community
organizer in Pinellas Co. for SEIU, July-Nov. 2014. Bachelor's
degree in biological sciences from Florida State University,
Mobilization Director Jaime Lopez
(announced Dec. 12, 2019) Most recently director of state digital programs on Beto for America. Other experience includes digital manager at The Hub Project, social media associate at ACLU, and deputy digital director for Hillary for America in Florida.
Data Director Joe Haas
(announced Dec. 12, 2019) Worked on Bernie 2016
and has worked on Democratic campaigns since 2008.
New Florida Majority
State Director Stephen Campbell
(reported Aug. 15, 2019 by the Chicago
Sun-Times) Political director (Jan. 2017-July 2019) and
deputy political director (Apr. 2016-May 2017) for the Illinois Senate
Democratic Victory Fund. Spokesperson for the Cook County State
Attorney's Office, June 2013-Apr. 2016. Policy and budge analyst
for the Illinois State Senate Democratic Caucus, Jan. 2011-Jan.
2013. Campaign manager for Bill Haine in SD -56 (Edwardsville),
July-Nov. 2012. Bachelor's of professional studies, political
science from Roosevelt University, 2016; A.A. in public adminstration
and government from Michigan State University, 2007. twitter
Political Director Tonantzin Carmona
(Dec. 2019) Special assistant to the president
of The Chicago
Community Trust, Mar.-Dec. 2019. Chief of policy in the Office of
the City Clerk, Chicago, Feb. 2017-Apr. 2019. Deputy press
secretary to Sen. Warren, July 2016-Jan. 2017. B.A. in political
science from Northwestern University. twitter
Organizing Director Maggi Seppi
New Hampshire organizing director on Gillibrand 2020, June-Aug. 2019. Deputy field director for the North Carolina Democratic Party, July-Nov. 2018. Finance assistant at Chraca Friedman Group, Oct. 2017-Apr. 2018. Deputy political director on Tom Perriello for Virginia, Mar.-June 2017. Regional organizing director in Arlington for the Democratic Party of Virginia, Apr.-Nov. 2016. Organizer in Jacksonville, FL area (Feb.-Mar. 2016) and in suburban Des Moines (Oct. 2015-Feb. 2016) on Hillary for America. Production assistant at The Strategy Group, Apr.-Sept. 2015. Field canvasser in DC for Clean Water Action, Jan.-Mar. 2015. Field organizer on the North Carolina Coordinated Campaign / Kay Hage, May-Nov. 2014. B.A. in communication, journalism from University of North Florida, 2012. twitter
Regional Organizing Directors include
Chicago Zach Elvove
(Oct. 2019) Early vote strategist (July-Oct. 2019) and
GOTV director/Coordinated Campaign lead (Apr.-June 2019) for Monroe
County Dems (NY). Campaign manager on Katie Sieracki for 33rd
Alderman (Chicago), Nov. 2018-Mar. 2019. cmapaign manager for the
Illinois State Senate Democratic Caucus, Apr.-Dec. 2018. Campaign
chair/manager on Richard Johnson for Illinois, July-Nov. 2018.
Communications director and political strategist on Chad McEvoy for NY
State Assembly, Feb.-June 2018. Associate and staff associate on
Sloane & Company, Apr.-Nov. 2017. Field organizer on Zephyr
Teachout for Congress, Sept.-Dec. 2016. B.A. in American history
Northwestern University, 2016. twitter
Springfield Nicole Gray
(Dec. 2019) GOTV organizer for the Kentucky
Oct.-Nov. 2019. Campaign manager for Randi Dorman (Tucson),
Feb.-Aug. 2019. Canvass director in IA-3 for the Iowa Democratic
Party, Feb.-Aug. 2018. Freelance organizer in NJ, MI and MD,
Sept. 2017-June 2018. Bachelor's degree in political science and
economics from American University, 2017.
Community Organizing Director Jason Lee
Political director for United Working Families
(Chicago) from Dec.
2017-Dec. 2018. Political action representative for AFSCME,
2016-17. A regional field director for UWF on Chicago's west side
in the 2015 city elections. Strategic advisor/field director for
Chicago Teachers Union, 2014-15. Corporate finance manager for
CAMAC Energy, Inc. 2010-13. Master of Theological Studies from Harvard
Divinity School; B.A. in economics from Harvard University. From
Training Director Emma LaBounty
Organizer for Chicago Metro Project (AFT) from Jan.
Training director for Illinois Victory 2016 (Coordinated Campaign),
Aug.-Nov. 2016. National regional training lead (Feb.-Apr. 2016)
and field organizer in Salem, NH (Oct. 2015-Feb. 2016) on Bernie
2016. B.A. in history and law, letters and society from The
University of Chicago, 2015. twitter
Mobilization Director Erica Sagrans
(Nov. 2019) Digital strategy and communications
Chicago from July 2015. Digital director for the National
Domestic Workers Alliance, Oct. 2017-Apr. 2019. Campaign manager
on Ready for Warren, July 2014-June 2015. Campaign manager on the
Committee to Elect Will Guzzardi (Chicago), Oct. 2017-Mar. 2014.
Digital director for the Working Families Party, May-Sept. 2013.
Northeast regional digital director, Virginia digital team on Obama for
America, Sept. 2011-Nov. 2012. Online writer and site manager
(Jan.-Dec. 2010) and email strategist (June 2009-Jan. 2010) for the
DNC/Organizing for America. Online writer for Speaker Nancy
Pelosi, Mar. 2007-June 2009. B.A. in sociology from Brown
Data Director Daniel Curtis
Chief of staff of the MIT AI Policy for the World
project, researcher at MIT since 2012. B.S. in physics and
mechanical engineering from The University of Texas at Austin,
Total of 20 staff at the end of 2019.
See: Lynn Sweet. "Elizabeth Warren beefs up Illinois primary presidential campaign; hires more staffers." Chicago Sun-Times, Dec. 22, 2019.
Cleveland -4415 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44103
Columbus - 751 Northwest Blvd., Columbus, OH 43212
State Director Anna Brichacek
(reported Oct. 22, 2019 by the Toledo Blade, earlier served as the campaign's Southern regional strategies director) Campaign manager on Liuba Gretchen Shirley for Congress (NY) , Jan.-Nov. 2018. Co-founder and campaigns manager foat First Ask, Feb. 2017-Jan. 2018. Campaign manager on Dart for Delegate (VA), Apr.-Nov. 2017. Organizer with the 2016 Ohio Democratic Party Coordinated Campaign (Ohio Together), June-Nov. 2016. B.A. in history and government from the College of William and Mary, 2016. Ohio native. twitter
Organizing Director Elena Saltzman
(Nov. 2019) Campaign manager on Christina
Finello for Congress
(PA), July-Nov. 2019. Blue Leadership Collaborative fellow,
Apr.-July 2019. GOTV director for the Pennsylvania Democratic
Party, July-Nov. 2018. Field director on Chrissy Houlahan for
Congress, Apr.-July 2018. Midwest regional organizer for
Indivisible Project, July 2017-Mar. 2018. Deputy regional
organizing director (Aug.-Nov. 2016) and organizer (June-Aug. 2016) in
Cincinnati for the Ohio Democratic Party. Winter fellow in New
Hampshire for Hillary for America, Jan.Feb. 2016. B.A. in
political science from Brown University, 2016. twitter
Regional Organizing Directors include
Columbus Shayne Ray
(Nov. 2019) Regional organizing director in
Council Bluffs on
Gillibrand 2020, June-Sept. 2019. Regional field director for the
Ohio Democratic Party, July-Nov. 2018. Regional director for For
Our Future, July 2017-July 2018. Deputy regional organizing
director in Toledo area on Hillary for America, June-Nov. 2016.
Field organizer in Toledo for the Ohio Democratic Party, Sept.
2015-Apr. 2016. Organizing fellow in Las Vegas on Hillary for
America, May-Sept. 2015. Bachelor's degree in English literature
from Ohio University, 2010. twitter
Training Director Ashley Arnold
(Dec. 2019) Learning design analyst for the
June 2018-Nov. 2019. Policy fellow with the ACLU, May-Aug.
2017. M.P.P. from Duke University, 2018; B.A. in English,
political science and history from Marshall University, 2016. twitter
Organizing Director Anthony Davis, Jr.
(inital six staff reported by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution on
2020) Started out on the campaign as Southeast regional
director. COO for the People's Consortium for Human and Civil
Rights from Oct. 2017; co-founder and president of Do Better Community
Improvement, Inc. from Apr. 2017. Field organizer on Bobby Kaple
for Congress i(GA-6) n the May 2018 primary. College campus
coordinator on Doug
Jones for U.S. Senate campaign, Nov.-Dec. 2017. twitter
Northern Regional Organizing Director Jasmine Talley
(Dec. 2019) Field director on Nabilah for
2019. Outreach specialist for Alliance for Natural Health USA,
Mar.-July 2019. Fundraiser on Stacey Abrams for Governor, May
2017-Mar. 2018. Campus organizer for the New Georgia Project,
June-Sept. 2016. Coordinator of volunteers on Bernie Sanders'
campaign, Jan.-May 2016. Studied at Georgia State University.
Southern Regional Organizing Director (Columbus) Jason Wheeler
Community Organizing Director Edima Ufot
Experience includes community organizer for the New
Faith Community Organizer Beverly "Bev" Jackson
Communications Lead Terrence Clark
(currently serving as Nevada communications director)
April 4, 2020
April 7, 2020
Senior Strategist Jake Hajdu
(Nov. 2019) Director of outreach for U.S. Sen.
Mar.-Nov. 2019. Business development coordinator at gener8tor,
Feb. 2018-Feb. 2019. Campaign manager on Wachs for Wisconsin,
Aug. 2017-Jan. 2018. Wisconsin state director on Hillary for
America general election campaign to Dec. 2016; political
director on Hillary for Maine, Feb.-Mar. 2016, and partnership director
at Hillary for Iowa from Oct. 2015. Executive director (Oct.
2013-Oct. 2015), political director (Nov. 2010-Oct. 2013) and
organizing director (June 2009-Nov. 2010) at the Democratic Party of
Wisconsin. Phone bank manager for Smoke Free Wisconsin,
April-June 2009. Consultant at Melissa Mullike Consulting, Nov.
2008-April 2009. Campaign manager on Kelda for Assembly,
May-Sept. 2008. Field organizer on John Edwards for President in
Carroll County, NH, Nov. 2007-Jan. 2008. Studied at University of
Political Director Rebecca Lynch
(reported by WisPolitics on Jan. 14, 2020) Political director of the Wisconsin Working Families Party. twitter
April 28, 2020
Senior Strategist for PA/State Director Anne Wakabayashi
Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney ...Oct. 23, 2019
Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner ...Oct.
...Nov. 8, 2019
State Sen. Katie Muth
State Rep. Leanne Krueger
State Rep. Danielle Friel Otten
Philadelphia City Councilmember Jamie Gauthier
John Cole. "Warren is First Dem Hopeful to Start PA FIeld Operation." PoliticsPA. Dec. 18, 2019.
Julia Terruso. "Elizabeth Warren is gearing up for the 2020 Pennsylvania primary with a new Philly field office," The Philidaelphia Inquirer, Jan. 9, 2019
District of Columbia
Office: CentroNia, 1420
Columbia Rd., NW, 4th Floor, Washington, DC 20009
National Organizing Director Richard
McDaniel ...on Oct. 4, 2019
reported fired for inappropriate behavior
(reported on Warren's team by Politico on Jan. 15, 2019) Managing director of political and public affairs at the Peter Damon Group. Field/political director on Doug Jones for U.S. Senate campaign in Alabama, Oct.-Dec. 2017. Senior advisor on Randall Woodfin for Mayor (Birmingham, AL), June-Sept. 2017. Consultant, primary states regional director on Hillary for America, July 2015-Nov. 2016. Political director of the Georgia Democratic Party from Jan.-June 2015. Political director on Nunn for Senate, Jan.-Nov. 2014. Georgia state director at Organizing for Action, Feb.-Dec. 2013. Georgia field director on Obama for America, June-Nov. 2012. A regional field director for the Ohio Democratic Party, Feb.-June 2012. SEIU organizer, 2010-11. Legislative coordinator (Jan.-May 2010) and field director (May-Dec. 2009) for Planned Parenthood Southeast. B.A. in sociology from Morehouse College, 2007. twitter
(the New York Times reported that Pratt resigned Feb. 14, 2019 and CNN reported on Mar. 31 that he was "winding things down and transitioning out") National finance director to Warren since 2011; national finance director for the Markey Committee, Jan.-July 2013. independent development consultant, Aug.-Nov. 2011. Business development manager for Gerson Lehrman Group, June 2010-Aug. 2011. Senior development advisor at New Partners, Aug. 2009-Mar. 2010. Mid-Atlantic finance director for the Presidential Inaugural Committee, June-Nov. 2008. Deputy finance director for Committtee for Change/DNC, June-Nov. 2008. Independent fundraising consultant, Aug. 2006-May 2007. J.D. from University of Iowa College of Law, 2009. B.A. in political science, philosophy from Loyola University Chicago, 2000.
Christopher Cadelago and Alex Thompson. "Warren bets big on mega-campaign." Politico, April 17, 2019.
The article states the Warren campaign "spent big to bring on a whopping 161 staffers — nearly twice as many as her closest rival in the Democratic presidential primary."
MJ Lee. "Elizabeth Warren's finance director leaving campaign." CNN, Mar. 31, 2019.
Chief of Staff Anne Reid
(announced Dec. 27,
2018) Moved over from serving as senior advisor to Sen. Warren
since Oct. 2018. Chief strategy officer at Vision To Learn,
a non-profit organization that brings free eye exams and glasses to
children in low-income communities, Oct.. 2017-Oct. 2018.
Co-founder of Concordis: Strategy and Analytics (public health
research), June 2017-Oct. 2018. Counselor to U.S. Health and
Human Services (HHS) Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Dec. 2014-Jan.
2017. Legislative assistant to Sen. Chris Coons (DE), June-Dec.
2014. Professional staff of the U.S. House of Energy and
Commerce (E&C) Committee, Oct. 2011-June 2014. Assistant
director of federal affairs for the National Association of Community
Health Centers, Oct. 2010-Sept. 2011. Professional
staff/legislative analyst for the U.S. House of Energy and
Commerce (E&C) Committee and Oversight & Government Reform
Committee for U.S. Rep. Henry A. Waxman, Sept. 2008-Oct. 2010.
Master's in public health from UNC Chapel Hill; B.A. in HIspanic
studies from Harvard.
State Director Nikko Mendoza