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2014 NLC Fellow To Become Next Executive Director of OFA

Posted by New Leaders Council 4 Admin on October 29, 2014 at 10:17 PM

Sara El-Amine was a Fellow in the 2014 class of NLC Chicago. She will be taking over as Executive Director of Organizing for America.

Obama Ally Organizing For Action Has Major Leadership Change


WASHINGTON -- Organizing for Action, the nonprofit advocacy group birthed for President Barack Obama’s two presidential campaigns, is getting a face-lift.

Jon Carson, the organization’s first and only executive director, will step down on Dec. 1 to be replaced by Sara El-Amine, the organization’s national grassroots organizing director. Abby Witt, OFA’s deputy national issues campaign director, is being promoted to managing director. 

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