Meet the folks who make this all possible

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We are a Millennial-led organization and we're shaping the conversation on the environment.

 
 

National Leadership

Our national leadership team has deep experience in conservative politics and knows how to build a brand from the ground up. We're ready to change the narrative.

 
Benji Backer   President  Benji@ACC.eco

Benji Backer
President
Benji@ACC.eco

Danielle Butcher   Chief Operating Officer  Danielle@ACC.eco

Danielle Butcher
Chief Operating Officer
Danielle@ACC.eco


Nicholas Lindquist   National Policy Director  Nick@ACC.eco

Nicholas Lindquist
National Policy Director
Nick@ACC.eco

Quill Robinson   Legislative Director  Quillan@ACC.eco

Quill Robinson
Legislative Director
Quillan@ACC.eco

Bethany Bowra   Communications Director  Bethany@ACC.eco

Bethany Bowra
Communications Director
Bethany@ACC.eco


Mike Yelovich   Digital Director  Mike@ACC.eco

Mike Yelovich
Digital Director
Mike@ACC.eco

Tex Fischer   National Field Director  Tex@ACC.eco

Tex Fischer
National Field Director
Tex@ACC.eco

Tom Cummings    Corporate Outreach Coordinator  Tom@ACC.eco

Tom Cummings
Corporate Outreach Coordinator
Tom@ACC.eco

We have a diverse team from 20 different states.

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Administrative Team

Our administrative team completes vital work within ACC. From doing behind the scenes work, to important day to day operations, the administrative team works to help ACC grow and spread our message across the country.

 
Brandon Nueman  General Counsel

Brandon Nueman
General Counsel

Stephen Perkins  Leadership Advisor

Stephen Perkins
Leadership Advisor

 

Marina Dolgova  Membership Director

Marina Dolgova
Membership Director

Sage Kafsky  Secretary

Sage Kafsky
Secretary

Denise DeVatt  Project Coordinator

Denise DeVatt
Project Coordinator

We work hard to spread our message from coast to coast.

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Communications
& Digital

Our Communications & Digital team works behind the scenes to make sure our content appears on your screen. We're a collection of political nerds who have a knack for marketing and communications.

 
Bethany Bowra   Communications Director

Bethany Bowra
Communications Director

Mike Yelovich  Digital Director

Mike Yelovich
Digital Director


Caleb Tolin  Digital Strategy Manager

Caleb Tolin
Digital Strategy Manager

Katie Hogge  Deputy Editor

Katie Hogge
Deputy Editor

Morgan Johnston  Video Production Manager

Morgan Johnston
Video Production Manager


Lucero Cantu  Email Marketing Strategist

Lucero Cantu
Email Marketing Strategist

Logan Williams  Graphic Designer

Logan Williams
Graphic Designer

Alana Bannan  Social Media Contributor

Alana Bannan
Social Media Contributor


David Acosta  Staff Writer

David Acosta
Staff Writer

Kirstin Liddell  Staff Writer

Kirstin Liddell
Staff Writer

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Ronnie Thompson
Staff Writer


 
Meghan Miller  Staff Writer

Meghan Miller
Staff Writer

Charlie Bencivengo  Graphic Designer

Charlie Bencivengo
Graphic Designer

 

Our team of leaders is driven to make a profound change.

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Policy & Research

Not many people read hearing transcripts for fun but that's exactly our cup of tea. Highlighters are our best friends and we're probably busy watching C-SPAN as you read this.

 
Nicholas Lindquist  National Policy Director

Nicholas Lindquist
National Policy Director

Alex Dwyer  Policy Advisor

Alex Dwyer
Policy Advisor


Rachael Oury  Regional Policy Advisor

Rachael Oury
Regional Policy Advisor

Riley Jensen  Federal Policy Advisor

Riley Jensen
Federal Policy Advisor

Landon Jones  Federal Policy Advisor

Landon Jones
Federal Policy Advisor


Chris Nowicki  Regional Policy Advisor

Chris Nowicki
Regional Policy Advisor

Jacob Veitch  Policy Advisor

Jacob Veitch
Policy Advisor

Daniel Powell  Summer Policy Intern

Daniel Powell
Summer Policy Intern


We focus on the future, but never lose sight of the present.

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Legislative Team

Our Legislative team works tirelessly to build connections with those who impact our national and state policies, and to work with those who are promoting free-market solutions at all levels of government.

 
Quill Robinson  Legislative Director

Quill Robinson
Legislative Director

Jackson Blackwell  Legislative Coordinator

Jackson Blackwell
Legislative Coordinator

 

Spencer McLaughlin  Legislative Advisor

Spencer McLaughlin
Legislative Advisor

Mitchell Nemeth  Legislative Advisor

Mitchell Nemeth
Legislative Advisor

Karly Matthews  Legislative Advisor

Karly Matthews
Legislative Advisor

We are working to change the narrative.

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Field and Events

When it comes to our campus presence, the Field and Events team are the ones who make it all happen. Learn more about how the ACC organizes on college campuses through their stories.

 
Tex Fischer    National Field Director

Tex Fischer

National Field Director


 
Alex Guzman    Regional Coordinator

Alex Guzman

Regional Coordinator

Billy McElligott    Regional Coordinator

Billy McElligott

Regional Coordinator