Team

We’re the people who spend every waking moment thinking about how technology can help employees build power in the workplace.

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Michelle Miller

Co-Founder and Co-Director

Michelle Miller directs our strategic and operational planning, organizational partnerships, development and legal strategy.

Michelle is a nationally recognized leader on the future of work and emerging models of worker power. She is an 2014 Echoing Green Fellow, JM Kaplan Innovation Fellow and 2012 Fellow at Georgetown University’s Kalmanovitz Initiative for the Working Poor. She lives in Brooklyn, NY. 
 

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Jess Kutch

Co-Founder and Co-Director

Jess spends her days (and nights) thinking about how people can improve their jobs and workplaces through technology, social media and smart campaigning tactics.

Before launching Coworker.org, Jess spent time at Change.org and the Service Employees International Union (SEIU). She is a former Senior Fellow at the New Organizing Institute and a 2014 Echoing Green Global Fellow. Jess lives in Washington, DC with her wife, Rebecca, and their son.

Tim Newman

Tim Newman

Campaigns Director

Tim deploys his ninja-like campaign skills in service of worker-led petitions. Before joining Coworker.org, Tim served as a Deputy Campaign Director at Change.org where he supported site users to run and win campaigns on the platform. He also worked as a Campaigns Director at the International Labor Rights Forum. Tim graduated from Clark University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology. He currently lives and works in Washington, DC.

For general inquiries, email info@coworker.org.