Kurt is the campaign director at online activist organization Demand Progress and its Rootstrikers project focused on money in politics and Wall Street accountability. Prior to joining Demand Progress, Kurt served as the digital lead for Sen. Brian Schatz's 2014 campaign and as a consultant for several progressive political candidates and nonprofits. He also developed small donor public financing policy and held anti-reform politicians accountable with Public Campaign Action Fund (now Every Voice).
Netroots Nation participation
- Netroots Nation 2016