Danny stumbled into campaign analytics after brief stints in refugee advocacy and consumer rights protection. He thinks you should not need a personal fortune or rich friends to run for higher office, and he wants Grassroots Analytics' technology to help elect representatives with greater cultural, income, and occupational diversity.
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
B.A., Public Policy
WHAT EXCITES DANNY?
• Thoughtful, progressive candidates
• Arab-American candidates
• UNC basketball
sarah elizabeth pole,
director of marketing
Sarah Elizabeth brings to the position half a decade of marketing experience across B2B, B2C, financial, and healthcare companies. Prior to joining the Grassroots team, Sarah Elizabeth served as an Account Manager, working simultaneously with a wide range of clients across a variety of verticals. She hopes to carry a similar edge in the political sphere, serving candidates and incumbents with vast passions and varying representation.
University of Virginia
Florida State University
B.A., English: Editing, Writing, and Media
WHAT EXCITES SARAH ELIZABETH?
• An influx of women and African-American candidates
• Flipping districts from red to blue
• Protecting Americans with pre-existing conditions
• UGA football and UVA basketball
Joey joined the Grassroots team as a college intern while attending the George Washington University, studying political science. As a proud Ohioan, he believes strongly in the importance of local politics and grassroots-style campaigning. Joey is an avid proponent of the idea that progressivism exists in the great midwest just as much as it does on the coasts.
The George Washington University
B.A., Political Science and American Studies
WHAT EXCITES JOEY?
•A nice stereo sound system
DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS
Julia joined the Grassroots team as a data contractor while attending Syracuse University. She’s excited to bring campaign experience on local and federal campaigns in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and New York to the team, and is incredibly proud of the progressive changes that Grassroots’ technology makes possible for candidate fundraising.
B.A., Citizenship and Civic Engagement
B.A., Political Science
WHAT EXCITES JULIA?
•Young women candidates running for all levels of office
•Podcasts about political scandals and art heists
•Syracuse basketball and the Boston Red Sox