Director, ActionStation (NZ)
Laura is the Director at ActionStation, an independent, crowdfunded community organisation representing more than 150,000 members campaigning and acting together to drive a fairer, more just and sustainable Aotearoa New Zealand. Laura is also the co-founder of RockEnrol, a youth-led volunteer organisation dedicated to building and activating political power for young people. She is passionate about unleashing the power of the crowd through digital and community organising, effective collaboration, values-based storytelling and creative campaigning.
Co-founder & Campaign Director, By The People (US)
Alexandra is co-founder and campaign director of By The People - a civil resistance campaign in the United States dedicated to impeaching Trump and building an America that’s inclusive of everyone. She’s also a lead trainer and core team member of the Momentum Training Institute, where she trains and supports social movements around the world, including the revolutionary youth-led Sunrise Movement. As a former president of the United States Student Association, Alexandra worked with Senator Bernie Sanders’ office to introduce federal legislation for free higher education, and organised the 2015 Million Student March.
More speakers to be announced in the coming weeks.