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Christina Sanders

Founder, PoliChic Engagement Fund

Born and raised in Texas, Christina Sanders, Founder of PoliChic Engagement Fund, has nearly two-decades of voter education, voter registration and policy advocacy experience. Christina has led and assisted countless local, state and national voter registration and policy advocacy efforts. She served as Senior Program Manager of Expansion at The Andrew Goodman Foundation and State Director with the League of Young Voters Education Fund, where she worked with young voters to engage them in elections.

Ms. Sanders assisted The White House to develop national outreach programs for both the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and Why Courts Matter initiatives, secured voter rights for 700K eligible Texas voters, was named the #2 “Most Valuable Organizer” in the nation, and was featured in Marie Claire for successes in expanding voter rights.

Christina worked for 10 years as a Political Science Professor where she developed/launched an 8-hour civic experience and was awarded “Professor of the Year” and “Professor Mentor of the Year” by the students. Christina is a member of the Texas Advisory Committee for the U.S. Commission for Civil Rights, Recipient of the Lawyers’ Committee of Civil Rights Under the Law “Young Champion Justice Award” and NCBCP’s “Spirit of Democracy Award.” In 2008 she co-authored From Block the Vote to Protect the Vote, published in the Harvard Journal for African American Public Policy XXI Edition. She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., and holds a Master of Public Administration (MPA) and a Bachelor of Science in Political Science from Texas Southern University, Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland
School of Public Affairs.

State Expertise: National, Texas
Speaks: English

I can help with...

  • Civic Engagement
  • Election Security
  • In-person Voting
  • Mail-in Voting
  • Redistricting
  • Safe Voting
  • Vote Curing
  • Voter Behavior
  • Voter Suppression
  • Voting Systems

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