Our Team & Advisors

Our Team

We’re a passionate group of experienced civic engagement activists and leaders.

Ashley Spillane

Ashley Spillane

Executive Director

Ashley Spillane is a social impact strategist bridging the political, technology and entertainment industries. After working on campaigns, Ashley served as president of Rock the Vote, The Atlas Project, and Democratic GAIN. She loves democracy, the Patriots, and yoga.

Rodell Mollineau

Rodell Mollineau

Communications Director

Rodell Mollineau is a political and public affairs strategist who has spent the last 20 years providing high-level guidance to elected officials, political candidates and organizations. Rodell is a University of Dayton alum and hip hop enthusiast.

Our Advisors

Jessica Byrd

Jessica Byrd

Advisor

Jessica Byrd is the founder of the Three Point Strategies, a consulting firm that centers racial justice. She has worked on campaigns in 43 states and you can often find her on the most exciting races to elect Black women in the country or training hundreds of leaders.

Rebecca Lambe

Rebecca Lambe

Advisor

Rebecca Lambe is a political strategist with over two decades managing campaign, nonprofit, and independent experienture efforts. She is a former campaign manager to Democratic U.S. Senator Harry Reid. Rebecca is passionate about increasing representation in our democracy and is based in Nevada.

Mike Podhorzer

Mike Podhorzer

Advisor

Mike is Assistant to the President for Strategic Research of the AFL-CIO. He has been innovating data and technology in politics since 2003, and serves as Chair of both Catalist and the Analyst Institute. He is based in Washington, DC.

Emmy Ruiz

Emmy Ruiz

Advisor

Emmy is a nationally recognized political operative who works on issue advocacy, electoral, and independent expenditure efforts. Emmy dedicates her time to empowering women & girls, Latinos, and young voters by leading campaigns. Emmy lives in Austin with her wife and son.

Cristina Uribe

Cristina Uribe

Advisor

Cristina Uribe has worked at the intersection of advocacy, philanthropy, and politics for two decades. She’s held senior management roles at the Ballot Initiative Strategy Center, National Education Association, and EMILY’s List. Cristina is an avid runner and Oakland A’s fan.

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Paul Dunn

Advisor

Paul is a national recognized political strategist with distinct expertise in building strategic plans and executing large scale integrated grassroots campaigns. His programs have a reputation for being innovative, data driven, disciplined, and key to winning some of the closest races over the last two decades. He has successfully led campaigns at every level of the ballot, including candidates, Independent Expenditures, ballot initiatives, and advocacy campaigns.