Jill Stein for President
: Madison, WI.

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(page updated November 16, 2016)

Campaign Chairman  Gloria Mattera

Active in the Green Party in New York State since 2001, and previously active in building the Labor Party.  Green party candidate for Lieutenant Governor in 2010.  Candidate for City Council in District 39 in Brooklyn in 2001 and 2003.  Director of the Department of Child Life and Development at Bellevue Hospital in New York.  Taught children with special needs for five years.  M.Ed. in special education from Bank Street College of Education, 1984.  Life-long resident of Brooklyn.

Campaign Manager  David Cobb

Outreach director of Move to Amend and a founding member of the national leadership team.  2004 Green Party presidential nominee.  Moved to Eureka, CA in 2003.  Candidate for Texas Attorney General in 2002.  Several years in private practice in Houston.  J.D. from University of Houston Law School, 1993.  Worked as a laborer.  Born in San Leon, Texas.

Aide de Camp to Jill Stein  Alison Baldree

(Aug. 2016)  Manager of fund development/outdoor experience for Girl Scouts of NE Kansas and NW Missouri since June 2015.  Community manager for American Cancer Society's Relay for Life, Sept. 2013-June 2015.  Tasting room host at Mineral Hills Winery, March-Oct. 2014.  American Red Cross.  Donor recruitment rep. for the American Red Cross, May 2012-Aug. 2013.  Food group coordinator/shelter case manager for ImmaCare Inc., Aug. 2011-May 2012.  B.A. in nonprofitl leadership studies, philosophy and theology from Rockhurst University, 2011.

Field Director  Adrian Boutureira


Regional Coordinators
Southwest (CO, NM, UT, NV, TX and AZ)  Andrea Merida

(Aug. 2016)  National co-chair of the Green Party of the U.S since June 2015, state co-chair of the Green Party of Colorado since Aug. 20015, and co-chair of the Denver Green Party since Sept. 2013.  Manager of Gumbo le Funque, Colorado band, since Nov. 2011.  Owner and editor of Denver Fashion Beat, online magazine, from Jan. 2009.  Elected member of the Denver Public Schools Board of Education, Nov. 2009-Nov. 2013.  Aide to State Rep. Mark Ferrandino, Nov. 2009-May 2010.  Owner/consultant at Operationsdiva.com, Feb. 2006-Oct. 2007.  Operations manager at V-fly, 2006-07.  Training coordinator at Kaiser Permanente, 2002-04.  Studied at Metropolitan State University of Denver.

Communications Director  David Schwab


Press Director  Meleiza Figueroa

Experience includes producer at KPFK in Los Angeles.  Ph.D. candidate in geography from UC Berkeley; M.A. in social sciences from University of Chicago, 2011; B.A. in geography/environmental studies from UCLA, 2010; studied at Glendale Community College.

Deputy Press Director  Geoffrey Cubbage

Self-employed as freelance writer and data analyst; also Illinois Green Party volunteer director.  twitter

Systems Manager  Michael Dennis

(March 2016 in New York)  Owner/operator at Friendly Mountain LLC in Raleigh Durham, NC.  Independent contractor, Jan. 2014-April 2015.  Workshop lead, mentor, specialist at Apple Inc., July 2010-Jan. 2014.  Legislative assistant in the Penn. House of Representatives.  B.A. in philosophy, religious studies from Guilford College, 2012; previously at McGill University.

Director of Operations  Kendall Ferguson

(started as campaign administrator in Oct. 2015)  Program administrator at Leidos, April 2015-Sept. 2016.  Campaign coordinator at Progressive Dane, June 2014-May 2015.  B.A. in political science and government from University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2015; transfered from Rock Valley College.