CEO, League of Education Voters
Lauri Hennessey has 30 years of experience in nonprofits, politics and campaigns, the news media, government and public relations. She also has been on a number of boards and currently serves on the board of the Seattle Choruses. She also chaired the award-winning Advocacy Committee for the last several years as a member of the board of Treehouse. In 2019, she became the CEO of the League of Education Voters, which advocates for putting students first. She tries to talk about advocacy whenever she can – why it is critical and why every nonprofit should be doing it.