Advisory Board

MEET OUR ADVISORY BOARD

Andi Friedman

Andi Friedman is the Founder of AF Advocacy, a consulting firm that helps progressive organizations build effective policy change campaigns.  She is a lawyer and advocate with extensive ties in the women’s rights and progressive communities.  Her ...

Ariana Taylor

Ariana Taylor is a southside Chicago Native, and a 2015 graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign where she earned a B.A. in Communication with a minor in African American Studies. During her undergraduate career, ...

Autumn Davidson

Celina Villanueva

Celina Villanueva is an organizer with a background in the immigrant rights movement with an emphasis on civic engagement and voter mobilization, she has previously served as the Director of Organizing at Chicago Votes, as well as ...

Colleen Smith

Diana Parker

Born and raised in Rogers Park, Diana Parker briefly left Chicago to earn a BA in Women’s Studies and English at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Since graduating she has spent her life working on issues of resource ...

Leah Greenblum

Leah Greenblum is the Founder and Executive Director of Midwest Access Coalition, a grassroots organization providing accommodation and support for those traveling to, from, and within the Midwest to access safe, legal abortion. Leah is also the ...

Marie Khan

Marie Khan recently joined the ranks of Midwest Access Coalition, which provides accommodation and support for those traveling to, from, and within the Midwest to access safe, legal abortion, as the Director of Outreach. She works in ...

Morlie Patel

Morlie Patel serves as a Deputy Director for Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart’s office, where she has managed a department-wide Performance Management Initiative maximizing efficiencies, founded two community outreach initiatives addressing hate crimes, and worked on the ...

Tamara Fouche

Born in the Chicagoland area, and a graduate of Beloit College in Beloit, WI, Tamara works in non profit development and operational management. Tamara is fiercely passionate about political engagement and access, civil rights, social and reproductive ...