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Stephanie Schriock (born 1973[1]) is an American political strategist and president of EMILY's List, a position she assumed in 2010.[2]

Stephanie Schriock
Born1973 (age 45–46)
EducationMinnesota State University,
Mankato
(BA)
George Washington University
Political partyDemocratic

Early life and educationEdit

Schriock was born in Morton Grove, Illinois in 1973.[3] She attended Butte High School. She graduated from Minnesota State University, Mankato in 1995 and did master's work at George Washington University in political management.[4][5][6][7]

CareerEdit

Schriock previously managed the races of Senator Al Franken in 2008 and Senator Jon Tester in 2006. She was also Finance Director for Howard Dean’s 2004 Presidential campaign.[8] Schriock was elected president of EMILY's List in 2010. EMILY's list is an organization dedicated to recruiting pro-choice Democratic women to run for elected office.[8] Schriock is responsible for leading the organization to its most successful election cycles in its 29-year history in 2012, and raised more than $52 million and elected record numbers of women to the House and Senate.[8]

She currently serves on the Board of Advisors of Let America Vote, an organization founded by former Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander that aims to end voter suppression.[9]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The Network". National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution. 2012. Retrieved September 15, 2017. Cite journal requires |journal= (help) (confirms birth year)
  2. ^ Chozick, Amy (2015-03-03). "Leader of Emily's List, a PAC Built to Elect Women, Faces Her Biggest Test in 2016". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2015-12-28.
  3. ^ "Stephanie Schriock". www.emilyslist.org. Retrieved 2015-12-28.
  4. ^ (3 May 2013). Will Emily's List Director Stephanie Schriock Become a Political Candidate Herself?, US News
  5. ^ Rucker, Philip (13 July 2009). Profile of Stephanie Schriock, campaign adviser to Sen. Al Franken, Washington Post
  6. ^ Kimball, Joe (16 September 2013). EMILY's List President Stephanie Schriock to speak at Minnesota State Mankato, MinnPost
  7. ^ Johnson, Charles S., Jr. (12 October 2009). Butte grad makes her mark as top campaign manager, Independent Record (Helena, Montana)
  8. ^ a b c 40 Under 40: Civil Leaders, Time (magazine), Retrieved 10 September 2014
  9. ^ "Advisors". Let America Vote. Retrieved May 1, 2018.