State Voices

Mishara Davis

Senior Manager of Strategic Partnerships

Mishara Davis is the Senior Manager of Strategic Partnerships and serves as the national liaison consulting partners on best practices and maximizing the use of tools offered by State Voices for civic engagement program implementation, execution, and evaluation. Mishara also serves as a core team member of the Racial Equity Workgroup, co-facilitates the National Tools For All Table Expertise Workgroup and co-manages the Data Certification Program which increases the data and technology expertise of partners using the State Voices civic engagement data and tools.

Her prior experience includes marketing and development, campus organizing, issue advocacy, and coordinating volunteers in political campaigns. Prior to joining State Voices, Mishara worked as a lead organizer on a presidential race in New Hampshire and Mississippi.

Mishara graduated from the University of Michigan with a B.A. in Political Science & Urban Planning. She lives in Northern Virginia and enjoys mini-golf, biking near the national mall, and trying new restaurants.

SV Board Chair Miles Rapoport in The American Prospect Magazine

State Voices Board Chair Miles Rapoport penned an excellent (and optimistic!) article for the fall issue of The American Prospect magazine.

State Voices Welcomes New National VAN Administrator

Sara Vernon has joined State Voices as our National VAN Administrator.

A Message from our New Executive Director

Our job, as I see it, is not just speaking truth to power but restoring power to its rightful owner: the people.