Our Team

Meet the experts and practitioners who are leading the discussion on gender dynamics in the 2020 election:

Barbara Lee Founder and President, The Barbara Lee Family Foundation Full Bio
Betsy Fischer Martin Executive Director, American University School of Public Affairs' Women & Politics Institute Full Bio
Nicole Carlsburg Executive Director, The Barbara Lee Family Foundation Full Bio
Vicky Wilkins Dean of the School of Public Affairs and Professor of Public Administration and Policy, American University Full Bio
Andrew Ballard Assistant Professor in the Department of Government in the School of Public Affairs at American University Full Bio
Sarah Blahovec Disability Civic Engagement Expert Full Bio
Tonia Bui Senior Consultant for Booz Allen Hamilton Full Bio
Glynda Carr CEO and co-founder of Higher Heights Full Bio
Laura Cox Kaplan Adjunct professor at American University Full Bio
Melissa Deckman Ph.D., Chair and Professor of Political Science, Washington College Full Bio
Lucina Di Meco Global Fellow at The Wilson Center Full Bio
Nicole Fossier Associate at Benenson Strategy Group Full Bio
Jessica Francis Program Coordinator at The Women & Politics Institute Full Bio
Amanda Fuchs Miller President of Seventh Street Strategies Full Bio
Lucy Gettman Executive Director of Women In Government, Inc. Full Bio
Jill Greenlee Associate professor in Politics and Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies at Brandeis University Full Bio
Zandria Haines Director of Strategic Partnerships at Hustle Full Bio
Jane Hall Associate Professor, American University School of Communication Full Bio
Amanda Hunter Research and Communications Director, The Barbara Lee Family Foundation Full Bio
Chris Jahnke Speech Coach, Author, Consultant Full Bio
Kate Jeffers Director at Benenson Strategy Group Full Bio
Amy Levin Partner, Benenson Strategy Group Full Bio
Emily Martin Program Coordinator at The Women & Politics Institute Full Bio
Anne Moses Ph.D., Founder & President, IGNITE Full Bio
Karen O'Connor Jonathan N. Helfat Distinguished Professor of Political Science Department of Government, American University Full Bio
Atima Omara Founder and President of Omara Strategy Group Full Bio
Jacqueline Pelella Communications Fellow at Power to Decide Full Bio
Shilpa Phadke Vice President of the Women's Initiative at The Center for American Progress Full Bio
Sparsha Saha Preceptor at Harvard University Full Bio
Cynthia Richie Terrell Founder and executive director of RepresentWomen Full Bio
Shaunna Thomas co-founder and Executive Director, UltraViolet Full Bio
Lisa Turner Senior Director, Research & Political Engagement, Project LPAC Full Bio
Susannah Wellford CEO & Founder, Running Start Full Bio

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