Director, Data

As Vote Run Lead’s first Data Director, Althea Cavanaugh maintains the organization’s database and uses data and analytics to promote efficiency and effectiveness. She brings her technical expertise from six years in academic neuroscience, combined with experiences in field organizing and political technology on Presidential and Congressional campaigns in the 2020 election cycle. Having worked on the campaigns of Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren and Minnesota U.S. Representative Angie Craig, Althea is passionate about electing women to public office up and down the ballot. She holds bachelors and masters degrees in neuroscience from Bowdoin College and University of California Berkeley. She resides in Somerville, Massachusetts, where she spends her free time on her pandemic hobbies of yoga, knitting, and spending as much time outside as possible.