About the NEC

The National Electoral Committee (NEC), comprised of DSA members engaged in electoral work around the country, is the national body empowered to execute the DSA’s electoral strategy by assisting locals and recommending national endorsements. The NEC includes subcommittees focused on the DSA In Office Network, Endorsed Campaign Support, Endorsements, and Training & Chapter Outreach.

NEC Members

  • Michael Nachbar (co-chair), Austin
  • Abdullah Younus (NPC co-chair), New York City
  • Adam Parsons, Columbus
  • Austin Binns, Philadelphia
  • Bill Reisman, New York City
  • Christopher Ottolino, Saint Louis
  • Emily Hibshman, Lehigh Valley
  • Gaby Nair, Greater Baltimore
  • Jack McShane, Austin
  • James Lewis, Metro DC
  • John Robert “J.R.” Parker Jr., Sacramento
  • Kaley LaQuea, Denver
  • Margaret McLaughlin, Metro DC
  • Matt Stone, East Bay
  • Michelle Fessler, Snohomish County
  • Nikko Bilitza, Metro DC
  • Otto Pippenger, San Francisco
  • Quinn Martindale, Austin
  • Roy Zuniga, Seattle
  • Samuel Lewis, New York City
  • Sarah Ganong, Central Connecticut
  • Spencer Chan, Chicago
  • Thomas Thompson, At-Large
  • Xavier Doolittle, Green Country

If you have any general questions, you can email the NEC at elections {at} dsausa {dot} org.