User Profile for Michael Kieschnick (mkieschnick)
Michael Kieschnick is president and co-founder of Working Assets, a wireless company that donates a portion of its revenues to progressive groups. Working Assets has donated over $50 million to progressive organizations and its members have contacted decision-makers by phone, email and letters over 15 million times. During the last four years, the company has helped to register over 1.5 million voters. In his spare time, Michael is one of the organizers of the Secretary of State Project, which helped elect five new secretaries of state in battleground states, and teaches a course on social innovation at Stanford. Michael has a PhD in Public Policy from Harvard University, and degrees in biology and economics at Stanford University. He serves as a board member for the League of Conservation Voters Education Fund, Sojourners, and the Beatitudes Society, which supports progressive Christians through seminary chapters and social justice fellowships.
Joined: May 25 '07
Last login: Feb 18 '08