Team

Powering the Resistance

We’re data junkies, mobilization organizers, technology nerds, and political agitators who are passionate about helping progressives win everywhere.

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CEO
Yoni Landau

Former White House OMB and Robert Reich staffer. Co-founder of CoFED.org, a campus food co-op organizing non-profit. Non-profit, organizing, and advocacy consultant. Yale MBA.

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Resist Program Manager
Char Singleton

Organizer. Creative. A deep passion for building power. Six years in Labor and Community organizing. Dream Defenders member. USF' 12

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Campaigner
James Dubick

Veteran campus and digital organizer. Oregon native. Formerly with the student chapters of the Public Interest Research Groups. Political Science grad, Amherst College.

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Campaigner
Cassie Kifer

Data nerd, campaign & nonprofit communications consultant, and grassroots activist. Former organizing researcher and digital comms for SEIU. Master of Urban Planning & Policy, UC Irvine.

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Contest Every Race Director
Peter Schurman

Peter has run our Contest Every Race program since 2018. 30 years of progressive organizing experience, including founding ED at MoveOn. Yale MBA.

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CER Research Team Organizer
Gracie Fleming

Protest attending kid turned policy wonk & advocate. Geographer by trade, Midwesterner to the bone. Trying to fight that good fight every step of the way. DePaul ‘19.

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Partnerships Organizer
Kathleen Kirkpatrick

Catalyst and advocate for democracy, grassroots organizing and nature-inspired, people-centered solutions for sustainable communities. Data and policy nerd, former nonprofit director and recovering environmental policy wonk.

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Research Associate
Jessica Clark

Climate and energy researcher. Spreadsheet queen. Passionate about sustainability and holding our leaders accountable. Columbia University BA.

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Business Development
Alan Hyman

Music enthusiast, recovering Finance Director and social justice activist. DC native.

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Development Associate
Sarah Long

Advocate for a democracy that benefits all. Driver of civic engagement. Former nonprofit senior program manager and development director. Lover of books, animals, and nature. English BA from IUP.

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Operations Associate
Michael Ratliff

Organizer and policy nerd. Love dogs and our public lands. Wheaton College '16.

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Operations/Volunteer Coordinator
Brianna Kirkland

Racial and Social Justice Organizer. Protest enthusiast. LQBTQIA+ Activist. Lover of Books. Prairie View A&M Alumna.

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Data Analyst
Ryan Whittingham

Data wrangler and tech enthusiast. Loves chess and hiking. UF political science PhD.

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Volunteer Success Associate
Katherine Arrandale

Citizen scientist, cat enthusiast, and online activist. Graduated in 2018 with a degree in biology from UF.