Partner, Civic Voice Governance

Lorelei is an expert on building inclusive and informed democratic systems. She founded the Resilient Democracy Coalition and is based at the Beeck Center for Social Impact + Innovation at Georgetown University where she leads research on modernizing Congress. Her work explores how data, technology and new participation methods can increase civic voice in the lawmaking process. Lorelei attended Grinnell College and Stanford University, where she was mentored by behavioral scientists and peacebuilders . She worked as a national security expert in Congress for a decade and has built several projects on the Hill and off--all of them seeking to strengthen and improve American democracy.

Other People

Board Member
An interdisciplinary environmental health scientist by training, Karen Andrade has expertise in community-based participatory research and a robust track record of engaging diverse communities in science.
Director + Shuttleworth Fellow
Shannon is a Shuttleworth Foundation Fellow and Director of the Open Environmental Data Project.
Alum, Civic Voice Intern
Edgar was an intern with the Open Environmental Data Project from 2020-21.
Director of Data Inclusion
Angela is an open data and environmental equity champion, supporting communities in environmental monitoring efforts and working on sustainable systems design.
Board Member
As a Director of the Shuttleworth Foundation, Karien partners with individuals who employ openness as a tool to advance equity and social justice.
Board Member
Sam Dyson is an educator and physicist committed to better sharing the power, benefits, and wonder of science with all people.
Director of Research and Policy
Elizabeth co-leads strategy and prototype design, builds partnerships and directs research. She interested in building capacity for collaborative governance and innovation methods that advance environmental stewardship, climate change adaptation and basic scientific research.
Civic Voice Fellow
Emelia is a Fellow with the Open Environmental Data Project focused on building future narratives for the Civic Voice Archive.