Session Type(s): Caucus
Starts: Thursday, Aug. 2 2:30 PM (Central)
Ends: Thursday, Aug. 2 3:45 PM (Central)
Come meet the staff of Daily Kos and ask questions about the site. We are including a special tribute to BruinKid. Organizer, Neeta Lind, Director of Community/Special Events
Daily Kos staff and members in attendance will include:
President: Will Rockafellow
Activism Team: Amanda McKay, Carissa Miller, Irna Landrum, Kimm Lett, Michael Langenmayr, Monique Teal and Rachel Colyer.
Editorial Team: Susan Gardner, Joan McCarter, Laura Clawson, Meteor Blades, Kelly Macias and Gabe Ortiz.
Elections Team: David Nir, Jeff Singer and Carolyn Fiddler.
Social Media Team: Faith Gardner, Jen Hayden, Walter Einenkel and Wagatwe Wanjuki.
Neeta Lind (Diné) is the Director of Community at Daily Kos, a position she has held since 2013. Neeta is responsible for developing projects to maximize the political effectiveness of our most valuable resource, the Daily Kos Community. She promotes the participation of Daily Kos users by creating and supervising various communities and community activities in order to build their engagement and participation on and offline.
Neeta is an enrolled member of the Navajo (Diné) Nation. She has been interested and involved in Indigenous issues and progressive politics for many years. She has been active at Daily Kos since 2004 and has attended every Yearly Kos/Netroots Nation annual meeting since they began in 2006.
She has led the American Indian Caucus at Netroots Nation nearly every year since 2006 and she is the co-editor of First Nations News & Views at Daily Kos.
Other sessions: Indigenous Communities and the Progressive Movement