|First||Last||Email address||Representing||Special||Committee Assignments||Bio|
Progressive Coalition of Allston-Brighton
|Communications||I work in audience development for the Boston Globe and am the Vice Chair of the Progressive Coalition of Allston-Brighton.|
A political activist since my teens. I've worked for many candidates + many issues. From HS - college I was a picket captain for the UFW. After college I was a full-time Community Organizer in Somerville (Somerville United Neighborhoods). Worked with PIRG, environmental + women's issues, etc. I've been a lead organizer for Bernie since summer 2015 and am part of the leadership team of OR Arlington.
Jamie Budden is a Boston-based freelance animator and artist currently living and working in Randolph. She received her BFA from Lesley University and has previously worked on several PBS Kids productions. She became politically active participating in the Occupy movement and has hopes to save the world with cartoons.
|Steve||Garoneemail@example.com||OR Metro West||Communications|
I am a marketing professional in the high tech industry, with both experience and education in technology and business. I am a member of the Wayland Democratic Town Committee. I supported Bernie Sanders as a candidate for president and followed his wise lead in supporting and voting for Hillary Clinton in the general election. His goals and policies closely match my own.
Bram joined ORMA to provide technical support to the Platform Convention team headed up by Nancy Stenberg. In that role, he became familiar with all our platforms and data, and implemented a group texting service to wrangle whips. He is now on ORMA's Communications Team as well as Mission, Structure and Planning, and was chosen by the latter to represent them on the TT along with Caterina.
MSP (Member, OR Somerville)
Matt Miller was a veteran of the Mike Connolly campaign for State Rep in 2016, and involved in the ORMA efforts at the Democratic Convention this year. He is currently campaign manager for a Berniecrat running for Alderman in Somerville. He has been organizing in OR Somerville and serves on the executive board of Boston DSA (Democratic Socialists of America)
|Vicki||Dzinfirstname.lastname@example.org||OR Boston||TTCC||Communications (BL), Structure|
I am a higher education administrator, former political fundraiser, and an advocate for public higher education. I am a life-long East Boston resident and one of the lead organizers of Our Revolution Boston. In addition to ORB/ORMA, I am active with Sciencefor2020 and Harvard Medicine Indivisible, and am a member of the board of PHENOM.
|D. Michael||Tafeemail@example.com||OR Hull||Communications, Logistics|
|Marilyn||Butlerfirstname.lastname@example.org||OR Greater Worcester||Inclusion||Music teacher and folk musician. I worked in tha Bernie Sanders campaign. I am interested promoting the progressive agenda and working to elect progressives in all areas of government.|
Software Engineer by profession. Volunteered for Bernie Sanders Campaign form Summer 2016 till primaries. Traveled from NH to SC campaigning. Delegate to the DSC from Lexington and helped several other folks from Lexington, Belmont, Waltham, Maynard, Lawrence, Chelmsford etc., to get elected as delegates. Will continue grassroots work and will enable more people to join the political process.
I grew up in Hollidaysburg, a small town in Pennsylvania, and have been a Somerville resident for eight years. I am a scientist by training and work as a data curator for a pharmaceutical company. Member of Our Revolution Somerville and the Somerville Ward 7 Democratic Committee.
|Jeannette||Riveraemail@example.com||Unaffiliated (Springfield)||BL||Inclusion (BL), Structure|
My name is Jeannette Rivera. I was inspired by Senator Sanders & his campaign to take action. I grew up in Westfield, now live in Chicopee. I'm excited to help O.R. organize & roll out an initiative that will inspire others to give voice, opinion & action in their communities & local government. I hope to leave my footprint upon my community through activism & establish a base in hampden county.
|Abida||Adnanfirstname.lastname@example.org||Unaffiliated (Amherst)||Inclusion, Program|
Abida Adnan has extensive experience in higher education administration promoting women’s leadership and empowerment, Inclusion, equity and inclusion and philanthropy. Abida has also been an active member of the Muslim community in the Amherst and greater Springfield area for more than twenty years. Abida has a B.A. in Psychology from Smith College, Massachusetts.
|Jared||Hicksemail@example.com||OR Boston (member, ICC)||Inclusion, Program|
I am a Boston-based Berner, multiracial Millennial, national Sanders delegate, and organizer with Our Revolution Massachusetts. I dove into political volunteering and activism during Bernie's campaign and haven't looked back--working for progressive candidates and causes ever since. I'm excited to build grassroots people power to take back our government, and to save our country and our planet.
OR Cape Cod (Member, ICC)
Bruce Taub (Orleans, MA) is an attorney, a gardener, and a grandfather. He served as Eastern MA coordinator for the Kucinich for President campaign, and was a founding member of Progressive Democrats of America. Bruce was an elected Bernie delegate from MA Congressional District 9 and is fiercely focused on voter integrity, the environmental emergency, and Indigenous People’s rights.
OR Cambridge (Member, MSP)
After many years as a progressive activist, I was active in Bernie's campaign and then joined OR Cambridge and ORMA. Since February, I have also been working with ORMA's Mission Strategy and Planning Committee and, I believe, contributed in significant ways to that process.
|Franklin County CPR||Logistics|
I am a Greenfield resident, where I served eight years on the school committee; perpetual graduate student; anarchist, organizer; mindful and horrified by social, religious, economic and political injustice. Other than that, I am field representative for the Massachusetts Teachers Association, Quincy, MA and a very proud member of FCCPR.
|Audrey||Proctorfirstname.lastname@example.org||OR Newburyport||Logistics||I was a Bernie delegate from the 6th Congressional District. I live in Amesbury. I am both a special needs teacher and a speech therapist, though I am currently working part time as a speech therapist only.|
Strambio De Castillia
|email@example.com||MSP (member, ICC)||Logistics, Structure||See http://ourrevolutionma.com/orma-transition-back-story/|
|Lesley||Phillipsfirstname.lastname@example.org||ICC||BL||Logistics (BL), Inclusion|
Attorney & ordained (UU) minister. Bernie Delegate & organizer, lifelong Democrat long identified with the Progressive/Reform wing of the party. Democratic State Committee district rep, Cambridge ward chair, co-founder & past chair, Progressive Democrats of Cambridge. Commissioner on Cambridge LGBTQ Commission.
Antonio Andrade, born1984 in Cape Verde Island off west_coast of Africa. Came to United States when I was 12 years old. In 1998, I graduated from Madison Park high school and in 2003 I graduated from Umass Dartmouth.
|Paul||DePaloemail@example.com||OR Greater Worcester||TTCC||Program|
I'm Chair and co-founder Greater Worcester Our Revolution, a child advocacy attorney, and former public school teacher and administrator. I would like to see ORMA develop into an organization that leverages, coordinates, and respects existing grassroots strengths, skills, and resources. Working within the party is my preferred path to change.
|Jacqui||Peckfirstname.lastname@example.org||OR Metro West||Program||I am a 52 year old woman. I work for SMOC in Framingham Ma. I am a housing advocate for people with HIV/Aids. I am a Progressive Independant. For most of my life I have been a self employed house painter.|
Brooklyn born Boomer; Massachusetts resident since 1968; happily married for 30+ years; father of two wonderful sons; BU English major; Masters in education; 30 + years in public education as teacher, program developer, administrator, consultant; founding member of Springfield Renaissance (public) School; restaurateur/caterer; life long progressive; lover of tennis, the arts, and the common good
|OR Somerville||TTCC||Program (BL)|
I am a labor union organizer excited about building strong city-based organizations that contest for power. In college I was a leader in a campaign to win a union for dining hall workers at, and since then I've worked and been involved in the labor movement in a bunch of different ways. I currently work for the New England Regional Council of Carpenters.
|OR Newburyport||BL||Program (BL), Logistics|
I am a newcomer to Newburyport, a native of Western Pennsylvania coal and steel country, and have a family history grounded in union activism. I have a masters degree in Economics and Mathematics, and have worked as a policy researcher, analyst and developer in the fields of criminal justice and education at the local, state and federal level.
|Peter||Corbettemail@example.com||ICC (non-voting)||Program, Structure|
|Garret||Whitneyfirstname.lastname@example.org||OR Concord Area||Program, Structure|
Co-founded the Alliance for Democracy in 1996, a national chapter-based anti-corporate rule group. Worked on AfD campaigns, starting up new chapters, planning its founding convention & several others, and serving on its board till 2003. Led w others local campaigns for Obama, Warren, Markey, Berwick, Bernie (best by far!). Also w Concord DTC, Concord Climate Action, 350MA, now OR Concord.
|Sandra||Koerberemail@example.com||OR Lexington||Replacing Margaret Heitz|
I live in Lexington, MA, have been a Bernie Sanders supporter and in March, 2017 was elected as a delegate to the June 2017 MA Democratic Convention. I am a nurse and have spent my career in public health and related areas working in urban, suburban and rural healthcare. I have held staff, teaching, administrative and consulting positions and have seen first-hand the effects of poor housing, education and jobs on the health and well-being of individuals, families and communities. I am interested in improving health care delivery services through Medicare for All.
|Sachio||Cookfirstname.lastname@example.org||OR Northampton||Structure||Sachio Cook helped start the Northampton Our Revolution local chapter and resides in Northampton. She is a freelance animator who was born in Japan.|
|Joyce||Isenemail@example.com||OR Concord Area||Structure|
A former Vermonter, Joyce volunteered for Bernie's campaign and continues to work for OR in Call Team Support. She was a delegate and ORMA volunteer at the recent Democratic state convention. Her mantra: “Bernie educated us last year, and there’s no going back.” Joyce is a founding mother of OR Concord Area. She's also a retired tech writer and part-time musician.
Progressive Coalition of Allston-Brighton
|Structure||Originally a canvasser for the Bernie Sanders campaign in New Hampshire, I've since gotten as involved as I can in local organizing for Allston-Brighton.|
Creator/curator, political Facebook publication: Massachusetts Progressive Forum, Member Our Revolution Arlington, MA, Member Boston4Bernie, President, AEEF/CWA Local 1300, Trade Union, WGBH, 2009 - 2012, News Anchor/Reporter - WGBH Radio (NPR), 2002 - 2014, News Anchor - WBUR Radio (NPR), 1992 - 2000, Consultant, Weinstein Communication, a media training service
|Ferd||Wulkanfirstname.lastname@example.org||Franklin County CPR||Structure|
Ferd Wulkan has been a rank and file activist and union rep working to build member-led democratic unions for over 40 years. He helped found and lead the Public Higher Education Network of Massachusetts, is a member of the MassDivest Coodinating Committee, and helped found and lead Franklin County CPR. He loves to travel, enjoy the great outdoors, and play competitive tiddlywinks.
|Chris||Braiottaemail@example.com||Unaffiliated (Medford)||TTCC||Structure (BL)|
As an engineer who's also a writer, I believe that I'm able to think out very complex problems, while at the same time being able to communicate effectively and with empathy. I'm passionate about what ORMA is trying to do, and was a delegate whip at the Convention. I hope to help realize ORMA's goals, and also to name and fix those things that I feel are standing in the way of our full potential.
OR Cambridge (Member, MSP)
Louise Parker is a political activist and public policy expert. She is one of the OR-Cambridge core administrators, served on the ORMA Mission, Planning, Structure Committee, participated in ORMA Dem-Enter activities, and is leading the ORMA Single Payer working group. Louise has also volunteered on several national campaigns (e.g., Bernie Sanders). Louise teaches health policy at UMass, Boston.
I am a politics and economics analyst for Radio France International's Portuguese language service for Europe, Africa, and Brazil. The financial crisis, the great recession, the restructuring of the global financial infrastructure, and the crisis of the Euro has been the focus of my work. I also serve on panels for the New England, Northeastern, and American Political Science Associations.
|Leigh||Baltzerfirstname.lastname@example.org||OR Hull||z Did not attend 7/29|
|Jennifer||Hoffmanemail@example.com||Unaffiliated (Springfield)||z Did not attend 7/29|
Although I live in a progressive area in Massachusetts, the world is falling apart. I worked in healthcare for over 20 years and just completed my Master's Degree in Public Healt, to help the underserved. Healthcare is no longer the way to help people. We need footwork, speaking, and standing your ground. I have always stood up for others and I will continue to rise up.
|Helen||Maslockafirstname.lastname@example.org||Unaffiliated (North Shore)||z Did not attend 7/29|
healthcare expert; fmr CEO; strategist; served on John Kerry healthcare policy comm. https://www.linkedin.com/in/helen-maslocka-bb558b/; run FB site for OurRevolution:https://www.facebook.com/resistingtrump/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel
|Susan||Phenixemail@example.com||Fall River||z Did not attend 7/29|
|firstname.lastname@example.org||Unaffiliated (South Coast)||z Did not attend 7/29|
Erica Scott-Pacheco works in development and social justice campaigning. She was honored to speak at the Sanders/Warren rally representing Raise Up MA last Spring. Erica holds an AB from Harvard, MA from UNC-Chapel Hill, and serves on the Boards of NARAL Pro-Choice MA, South Coast Artists Community, Coalition for Social Justice, and the Finance Committee for the Women’s Fund of SE MA.
|Ian||Tompkins||I.A.Tompkins47@gmail.com||Fall River||z Did not attend 7/29|