Arisha Hatch

Managing Director of Campaigns
Color of Change

Arisha Michelle Hatch serves as the Managing Director of Campaigns at and the Director of ColorOfChange PAC and leads the organization's civic engagement, voting rights, criminal justice, corporate accountability and media work. During her time at ColorOfChange she has led efforts to convince corporations to divest from the Republican National Convention, pushed for policy changes in the way that online fundraising platforms like GoFundMe and Indiegogo profit from police violence, and successfully pressured Saturday Night Live to add Black women to its cast and writer’s room. Prior to joining Color Of Change in 2012, Arisha left behind a legal career to organize for the Obama Campaign in 2008, and later served as National Organizing Director of the Courage Campaign. She earned degrees in Economics, Creative Writing and Feminist Studies from Stanford and her juris doctorate from Santa Clara University.