User Profile for Andrea Batista Schlesinger (abschlesinger)
Andrea Batista Schlesinger
Bio: Andrea Batista Schlesinger is executive director of the Drum Major Institute for Public Policy. Founded during the civil rights movement, DMI is a force in today’s progressive movement, providing the tools that enable those on the frontlines to best advocate for an agenda of social and economic justice. She has just published “The Death of Why: The decline of questioning and the future of democracy” (Berrett-Koehler) which argues that inquiry is essential to building a progressive nation. She is currently on a leave of absence serving as a senior policy advisor on the re-election campaign of New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Joined: Apr 20 '07
Last login: May 24 '09