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Our Turn Staff

Chakira Branch

Senior Development Associate

Celine Chadwick

Senior Web And Data Associate

Sharika Comfort

Manager of Organizing, Charlotte

Christian Esperias

Senior Director of Campaign Strategy

Ken Fujimoto

Chief Program Officer

Desiree Martinez

Manager of Organizing, Los Angeles

Meg Miner

Senior Communications Associate

Molly O'Connor

Manager of Organizing, Denver Metro

Jessi Padellford

Senior Operations Associate

Kayla Romero Morais

Director of Organizing

Mohan Sivaloganathan

Chief Executive Officer

Max Weiss

Chief Operating Officer

Our Turn Board Of Directors

Meg Ansara

CEO and Founding Partner, 270 Strategies

Amy Hertel Buckley

Interim Chair, Our Turn Board of Directors
Global Director of Philanthropy at Värde Partners

Adam Cioth

Co-Founder and Co-Owner Claremont Foods, LLC

Stuart Cobert

Former General Counsel, Unilever

Justin Cohen

Chief Strategy Officer, Cambiar Education

Josh Joseph

PwC, Manager - Management Consulting

Euria Min

Director, Lipman Family Prize, University of Pennsylvania

Chris Nicholson

Partner & Portfolio Manager at Iron Harbor Capital

John Simpkins

President of MDC