Director & Co-founder, RepresentUs |
Josh Silver is the founder and director of RepresentUs, a post-partisan, nonprofit organization that is advancing campaign finance and election reforms across the nation. He is co-founder and former CEO of Free Press, an advocacy group that promotes critical journalism and Internet openness. Josh served as campaign manager of the successful 1998 “Clean Elections” ballot measure in Arizona. He publishes widely on democracy, media, election, campaign finance and a range of other public policy issues. RepresentUs has built one of the largest grassroots and social media communities in the democracy reform field, with a focus on how to leverage systemic change through mass movements that traverse diverse political ideologies.