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

  Brandon Neuman   General Counsel  Brandon@ACC.eco

Brandon Neuman
General Counsel
Brandon@ACC.eco

We have a diverse team from 20 different states.

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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


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Caleb Tolin
Social Media 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

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  Corporate Outreach Coordinator

Alex Dwyer
Corporate Outreach Coordinator


  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  Summer Policy Intern

Jacob Veitch
Summer Policy Intern

  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 Intern

Spencer McLaughlin
Legislative Intern

  Mitchell Nemeth  Legislative Volunteer

Mitchell Nemeth
Legislative Volunteer

 

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.