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Friends of Heather Mizeur
1430 Fenwick Lane
Silver Spring, MD
DescriptionWant to support a dynamic, progressive candidate in a historic governor’s race?
Heather Mizeur for Governor is seeking energetic and highly-motivated fellows to work in our finance, communications, political, field, operations, and policy departments. This is your chance to learn valuable skills like research, communications, fundraising, and policy while making great connections.
About Delegate Heather Mizeur
If elected, Heather Mizeur would be Maryland’s first woman Governor and the nation’s first openly LGBT Governor. Twice named to Maryland’s Top 100 Women list, Heather Mizeur has been called an "audacious risk-taker,” a "hero to a wide swath of Democrats,” and "one of the canniest politicians in Maryland today.”
Her fifteen years of experience in policy has made her a progressive powerhouse in Annapolis, where she expanded health care to children, protected reproductive rights for women, safeguarded the environment, and brought 21st-century jobs to Maryland.
Heather’s campaign for Governor recently made exciting news on a number of fronts. Heather selected Rev. Delman Coates, the senior pastor of an 8,000-person church, as her Lieutenant Governor running mate. She also released policy proposals to support the economy, expand pre-K and improve public education, and legalize and tax marijuana to fund education and achieve criminal justice reforms.
Responsibilities• Finance– Assist fundraising department with donor research, outreach, event planning, and more. Interns will gain valuable skills in fundraising database management.
• Political/Field– Assist with outreach to elected officials, interest groups, and community leaders. Work includes issue and political research, voter contact, targeting analysis, and event planning.
• Communications/Policy – Assist communications and policy team with issue research, social media management, managing press contacts, and more.