Meet Our Board

Gopal Dayaneni

Gopal Dayaneni

Collective Staff Member, Movement Generation
Board member: The Ruckus Society, Center for Story-Based Strategy


Ethan Earle

Project Manager, Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung Foundation
Previous: US Director, The Working World

Melissa Hoover TWW

Melissa Hoover

Executive Director, Democracy at Work Institute
Previous: Executive Director, US Federation of Worker Cooperatives

Avi Lewis

Avi Lewis

Independent Journalist & Documentary Filmmaker
Former Host, Fault Lines (Al Jazeera)
Former Host, On the Map (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation)

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Brendan Martin

Founder and Executive Director, The Working World

Ed Whitfield

Ed Whitfield

Co-Managing Director, Fund 4 Democratic Communities
Board Member: Carolina Common Enterprise, Highlander Center

Advisory Board


Penelope Douglas

Founding Partner, Heritas Group LLC
Previous: Co-Founder and CEO, Pacific Community Ventures

Aner Ben Ami

Aner Ben-Ami

Director of Investments, Pi Investments