Team Members

Our lead volunteers

Kristi Kelly

Kristi Kelly

Director, Days of Action

Jodi Carter

Jodi Carter

Director, Heartland Movement

Jodi is a leading grassroots fundraiser and seeks to encourage political involvement with progressive campaigns and causes in the state of Kansas and the western half of Missouri.

Caz Margenau

Caz Margenau

Co-Director, Leadership Development

Caz gives people agency to take control by providing them with the know-how to take real world action. She is driven to strengthen our democracy and make progress a reality.

Jenny Okamoto

Jenny Okamoto

Co-Director, Leadership Development

Jenny’s primary goal is to help people find their passion, talents, and strengths and help them to effect progressive change.

Benedict Roemer

Benedict Roemer

Director, Bridges to the Local

Benedict is an educator, learner, and advocate who seeks to build community and belonging for all residents of our cities, states, and country.

Wes Jensen

Wes Jensen

Director, Social Media