Board of Directors

Shannon M. Garrett, Co-Founder and Board Chair – Holland, MI

Shannon M. Garrett is the Founder and President of SMG Strategies. Operating under a personal mission statement of “Honor. Empower. Amplify.,” Shannon is a nationally… Read more

Rhonda Briggins, Co-Founder and Board Member – Atlanta, GA

Rhonda Briggins, J.D. dedicates her life to public service through her role as a community advocate, political strategist, and servant leader. She serves on various… Read more

Liz Johnson, Co-Founder and Board Member – Duluth, MN

Liz Johnson is a co-founder and board member at VoteRunLead, a national organization that supports the aspirations of women who want to transform our country… Read more

Pakou Hang, Co-Founder and Board Member – St. Paul, MN

Pakou Hang is a seasoned consultant with expertise in strategic planning, and specializes in civic and voter engagement in New American communities. As a lead… Read more

Jehmu Greene, Board Secretary and Founding Board Member – New York, NY

Jehmu Greene is an evangelist for disenfranchised, vulnerable, and marginalized communities. As owner of JSG Strategies, Jehmu provides advocacy, and media consulting to campaigns, non-profits,… Read more

Stephanie Berger, Treasurer and Founding Board Member – New York, NY

Stephanie Berger is a veteran of three presidential campaigns and an expert, teacher and trainer in the field of fundraising and non-profit development. Stephanie laid… Read more

Dawn Crandall, Founding Board Member – Lansing, MI

Dawn Crandall holds leadership positions across nonprofit, political and the private sector. She is the Political Affairs Director for the Home Builders Association of Michigan.… Read more