From budgeting to recruiting, these people are the backbone of the Civis business.
Operations & Sales Manager
Education: BA in International Relations from Boston University
Life before Civis: Director of Operations, United States Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Director of Board Relations at Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund
Fun Fact: Joined high school yearbook editorial staff to run superlatives page and, unrelated, won Best Dressed ;-)
Director of Cybersecurity
Education: Vanderbilt University Physics
Life before Civis: Specializing in computer security and system architecture for mission-driven organizations, I joined Civis coming from a human rights organization, eQualite where I was the CTO. In 2016, I worked for Hillary for America campaign as the campaign's Senior Security Engineer. Prior to that, I worked at the Sunlight Foundation, developing tools and services to help open up the U.S. government.
Fun Fact: My dog is a bit famous. (https://instagram.com/winnieforamerica)
Education: Political Science and Acting- Illinois State University
Life before Civis: I started off in staffing at Jobspring Partners then Objective Paradigm before going in-house at Uptake for 3 years. Since I joined Civis in February of 2018, I've been loving it ever since!
Fun Fact: I am a former competitive figure skater, which is relevant in December at Millennium Park.
Human Resources Specialist
Education: BS in Theatre Education from Ball State University
Life before Civis: Previously worked as a Standardized Patient at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.
Fun Fact: Resides as Artistic Director of Broken Nose Theatre, a Pay-What-You-Can Theatre Company