Gail Leftwich Kitch serves as Executive Vice President, Communications and Finance, at The Voter Participation Center in Washington, DC. She brings years of experience, both as a practicing lawyer and as a successful manager and board member of non-profit organizations active in civic engagement. Most recently, she served as Executive Director of By the People, an initiative founded by MacNeil/Lehrer Productions that utilized public television to encourage and support informed non-contentious citizen dialogue around policy issues. Mrs. Kitch was President of the Federation of State Humanities Councils, the national membership organization of the state affiliates of the National Endowment for the Humanities, following service as Director of Cambridge Forum, in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She has a B.A. from Bryn Mawr College and a J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School.
Netroots Nation participation
- Netroots Nation 2015