Juanita Tolliver is the campaign director at American Progress. Prior to joining the team at American Progress, she led New Profit’s electoral engagement efforts for all candidate outreach and field activities throughout the 2016 election cycle including hosting regular policy briefings with campaign staff, facilitating site visits and events across the nation, and leading a strategic communications advocacy campaign. She has worked as a campaign staffer on races at multiple levels of government—including state and local levels—and has served as a federal government staffer at the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Department of Commerce. She is a graduate of the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.