- The Team
Executive Director: Ryan Schoenike, was previously the co-founder of WeCantPayThatTab.org. He has engaged with policymakers and Millennials in a variety of forums to discuss fiscal challenges. Ryan has a background in economics and has worked for a variety organizations in the energy field. He has experience in market analysis, program management, national branding campaigns and online media. Email | Twitter
Community/Content Manager: Adrienne Frederick, previously worked on the field and communications staffs of campaigns on the local, state, and national level. Adrienne has also worked with small businesses to develop marketing and digital communications strategies.
Co-founder: Brandon, previously worked as a professional staff member in the U.S. Senate. He has a background in foreign affairs and national security policy and believes our unsustainable fiscal policies threaten our national security.
Co-founder: Michael Eisenstadt, is founder and president of YPNation, the national membership organization for Young Professionals. Michael works with Young Professional leaders on community development and public policy programs. He previously worked at Conde Nast Publications and launched an online business magazine for Young Professionals.
Hon. Evan Bayh – Former Democratic Senator and Governor from Indiana
Erskine Bowles – Former Co-Chair, National Committee on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform; Former Chief of Staff, President Bill Clinton
Jonathan Cowan – President, Third Way; Former Co-Founder, Lead or Leave
Ryan Randall - Investment Officer with the Fairfax County Retirement Systems, former Sector Analyst and Director of Public Policy with Passport Capital
Gary Shapiro - CEO, Consumer Electronics Association
Hon. Alan Simpson – Former Co-Chair, National Committee on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform; Former Republican Senator from Wyoming
Hon. David M. Walker – CEO, Comeback America Initiative; Former Comptroller General of the United States