Jack Milroy is a consultant working with ambitious unions and progressive organizations to leverage technology and digital practices to build deep engagement with members and supporters. He brings a unique perspective: combining extensive organizing experience along with best practices techniques from the start up world to help leaders drive change in their organizations.
He is an experienced digital strategist, organizing director and campaigner. He has worked as a senior organizer and strategist at leading progressive organizations in Australia and Canada: Leadnow, United Voice, Vision Vancouver, and the BC NDP. He has lead national distributed organizing networks, built grassroots political power, run voter contact in election campaigns, and developed political and lobbying campaigns on behalf of union members.
In 2015 he joined the team at NationBuilder's headquarters in Los Angeles, working with customers across the US, Canada, Australia, NZ, and South East Asia to leverage technology to run organizing campaigns.
Jack lives in Tasmania, Australia and is currently working with clients in North America and Australia.
Mikey Franklin started organizing when he walked out of his primary school to protest the Iraq War, and hasn’t stopped since.
He has worked for nonprofits, electoral campaigns, and trade unions in the UK and US, and now works to help connect progressive organizations with digital tools to empower their members and scale their impact. He lives in Washington DC with his wife and two young daughters, and hopes to one day have a dog.