State Voices

Cara Romanik

Senior Manager of State Capacity Building

Cara Romanik is State Voices’ Senior Manager of State Capacity Building. She supports our 2018 voter registration program across multiple states.

Cara got her start in civic engagement work in 2007, helping adults prepare for their citizenship exams at a refugee services agency. Her professional experience also includes large-scale voter registration in Ohio and working as a union organizer for the largest school district in her home state of Louisiana. Before working in politics, Cara was an adult educator and facilitator for over a decade.

Cara lives in New Orleans, where she spends her free time bike-camping, cooking, and writing for theater.

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.