Speaker Profile

Mike Griffin

Electoral Organizer
Community Change

Mike Griffin- political strategist, trainer, community organizer. As the Electoral Organizer for Community Change, Mike is working with organizers in five states on strategies to build power and win issue campaigns utilizing relational organizing tactics. Mike began his career as an organizer working with the Barack Obama 2008 presidential campaign in North Carolina, West Virginia, and Wisconsin. Mike then served as the Minnesota State Field Director for Organizing for America and the Youth Director for Minnesotans United for All Families. Mike was the Field Director of FairVote MN, Mike has played a critical role in bringing Ranked Choice Voting to Minneapolis and St. Paul. Mike holds a degree in Political science at University of Minnesota. Mike loves Netflix and his cat.