Whether it be through building national field infrastructure, running civic engagement programs, online campaigning, or organizing and advocacy, Jodeen is recognized by the field for leading innovative projects that build cross-sector strategic partnerships and advance values-based campaigns.
Jodeen Olguín-Tayler currently serves as the Director of Campaigns and Advocacy at Demos (one of the premiere progressive think-tanks and policy shops) and leads Demos’ expanding strategic partnerships work. Jodeen’s previous work includes Campaigns Director for the National Domestic Workers’ Alliance, Organizing and Digital Campaigns Director at Caring Across Generations, and Deputy Field Director for MoveOn.org. She was a 2013-2014 fellow in the NoVo Foundations’ Move to End Violence program and has served on several boards, including currently serving on the State Innovation Exchange (SIX) advisory board.
A South-West born Chicana from a family of sheep ranchers, Jodeen brings a strong movement building orientation to her work, and is a practitioner of social change strategies that integrate normative and cultural change work with policy solutions and structural transformation.