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Our Team

New Virginia Majority Education Fund (NVMEF) is led by a diverse and committed group of people who organize year-round for racial, economic, and environmental justice through political education, mass-scale voter outreach, mobilization, and intensive leadership development around dozens of issues. 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Our Executive Team      

Jon Liss, Co-Executive Director

Tram Nguyen, Co-Executive Director

Thomas Assefa - Chief of Staff                                              


Our Senior Leadership Team

Sakina Bennett - Political Director

Chlo’e I. Edwards - Policy Director

Debra Freeman - Communications Director

Aruna Jain - Digital Director

Boaz Young-El - Organizing Director