SSN Leaders

Steering Committee

Theda Skocpol

SSN Director and Victor S. Thomas Professor of Government and Sociology, Harvard University

Robert S. Bowditch, Jr.

Founder and General Partner, MB Management Company

David desJardins

Consultant and Investor

Lee Wasserman

Director and Secretary, Rockefeller Family Fund

Lawrence R. Jacobs

Walter F. and Joan Mondale Professor of Political Science, University of Minnesota

Jacob S. Hacker

Stanley B. Resor Professor of Political Science and Director of the Institution for Social and Policy Studies, Yale University

Amy Fried

Professor of Political Science, University of Maine

Suzanne Mettler

Clinton Rossiter Professor of American Institutions, Cornell University

Ian Simmons

Co-Founder and Principal of Blue Haven Initiative, President of Foundation for Civic Leadership


Avi Green

Executive Director

Theo de Castro

Organizing Fellow

Dominik Doemer

Communications Manager

Elizabeth Ghedi-Ehrlich

Director of Policy for Women's Health and Equality

Paola Maynard-Moll

Director of Policy

Adriana Mendoza

Chief Development Officer

Ben Miyamoto

Associate Director of Research and Policy

Shira Rascoe

Director of Communications

Hannah Reuter

Associate Director of Public Policy

Jared Loggins

Research & Policy Fellow