State Voices

Brandon A. Jessup

Deputy Director East of Data and Technology

Brandon A. Jessup is the Deputy Director East of Data and Technology. He supports and coaches partner organizations in the State Voices network. He also oversees any data-related program work and network-wide reporting.

Brandon brings over a decade of experience developing intelligence systems for civic engagement. His knowledge of field operations and data collection has served as a keystone in state and national progressive campaigns, including statewide ballot initiatives to protect and expand democracy.

Brandon earned his BBA in Computer Information Systems at Eastern Michigan University. Born in New Orleans, Louisiana, the husband and father was raised in Detroit, Michigan. He’s still calls the Motor City home, and enjoys American automobiles, gardening, and spending quality time with his family.

Our National Convening: Building Political Power for Oppressed People

State Voices network is committed to fighting for multiracial political power for oppressed people, together. In September, we came together in Albuquerque, New Mexico for our national convening,

State Voices Welcomes New Deputy Director East of Data and Technology

State Voices is pleased to announce that Brandon A. Jessup has joined our staff as Deputy Director East of Data and Technology.

State Voices Strategic Planning

State Voices is beginning a strategic planning process that will redefine our vision to advance our work and build political power through 2022 and beyond.