Our team is made up of experts who know these issues better than anyone.

 
 
 

Board of Directors

*Board of Directors positions do not reflect the endorsement of their respective employers*

 
Todd Myers Environmental Director, Washington Policy Center

Todd Myers
Environmental Director, Washington Policy Center

Heather Reams Managing Director, Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions (CRES)

Heather Reams
Managing Director, Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions (CRES)

Brent Fewell Director, Earth & Water Group

Brent Fewell
Director, Earth & Water Group


Matthew Mailloux Director of Strategy, ACC

Matthew Mailloux
Director of Strategy, ACC

Benji Backer Founder and President, ACC

Benji Backer
Founder and President, ACC

 

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 Backer
President

Matthew Mailloux Director of Strategy

Matthew Mailloux
Director of Strategy

Danielle Butcher Chief of Staff

Danielle Butcher
Chief of Staff


Chandler Crane Director of Operations

Chandler Crane
Director of Operations

Seth Warshaw National Policy Director

Seth Warshaw
National Policy Director

Maggie McKneely Legislative Director

Maggie McKneely
Legislative Director


Bethany Bowra Communications Director

Bethany Bowra

Communications Director

Stephen Perkins Leadership Development Director

Stephen Perkins

Leadership Development Director

Sage Kafsky Secretary

Sage Kafsky
Secretary

We have a diverse team from 15 different states.

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Digital & Outreach

Our 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.

 
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Bailey La Sage
Social Media Director

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Corrie Faith Lee
Shop Coordinator

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Eric Lagergren
Digital Director


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Alanna Bannan
Communications

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Josh DeFord
Graphic Design

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Elise Yost
Social Media Contributor


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Benjamin Green
Digital Strategist

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Liam Verses
Staff Writer

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Sarah Taber
Staff Writer


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Ronnie Thompson
Staff Writer

 

 
 
 

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.

 
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Brandon Neuman
Legal Director

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Nicholas Lindquist
Legislative Correspondent


Ellen Schutt
Regional Policy Advisor

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Jorge Villarreal
Regional Policy Advisor

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Riley Jensen
Federal Policy Advisor


Chris Nowicki Regional Policy Advisor  

Chris Nowicki
Regional Policy Advisor

 

Rachel Oury Regional Policy Advisor

Rachel Oury
Regional Policy Advisor

Trevor Knapp Regional Policy Advisor

Trevor Knapp
Regional Policy Advisor

Anna Katherine Clarke Regional Policy Advisor

Anna Katherine Clarke
Regional Policy Advisor

Kyle Watter Regional Policy Advisor

Kyle Watter
Regional Policy Advisor


Kelci N Webb Regional Policy Advisor

Kelci N Webb
Regional Policy Advisor

Alex Dwyer Regional Policy Advisor

Alex Dwyer
Regional Policy Advisor

 

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

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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.

 
Devin Bilski Field Operations Director

Devin Bilski
Field Operations Director

Cade Marsh Field Program Adviser

Cade Marsh
Field Program Adviser


 
Samantha Correia Western Regional Field Coordinator

Samantha Correia
Western Regional Field Coordinator