State Voices

Michaela Brown

Executive Assistant

In the role of Executive Assistant, Michaela Brown provides a high level of support to the Executive Director, Director of Operations, and the DC national office.  She also works closely with the Director of Operations on board relations, event management, and many other special projects.

Michaela has a background in grassroots organizing, office management, event planning, and customer relations. She has worked for a number of nonprofits and currently is the Lead Director for Black Leaders Organizing for Change. Before joining State Voices, she worked at the Baltimore Black Worker Center, where she served as their first coordinator and organizer.

Michaela graduated with a BA in History focusing on African American History from Morgan State University. A carnivalista, she can often be found planning her friends next Caribbean carnival destination or dancing to the sounds of Soca, Reggae and Afrobeat while cooking dinner for her loved ones.

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.

Silver State Voices Director named to Nevada Complete Count Committee

Emily Zamora, Executive Director of Silver State Voices, has been named to Nevada's Complete Count Committee.