PWG STEERING COMMITTEE
2023 Steering Committee; Serving until January 2024
Union Organizer • At-Large Seat - She/Hers
Isabel Aries moved to Colorado in 2019. Her background is in environmental science and policy, through which she’s gained experience in stakeholding, data analysis, and skilled communication. She’s passionate about advancing equity as we work towards a better, more sustainable future. Isabel is a former legislative aide and is currently a local organizer for the Communication Workers of America (CWA 7781).
Legislative Aide - Senate Aide Seat - He/Him/His
Sam Maddux was born and raised in Colorado and is completing his undergrad at CU Boulder. Previously working as an organizer for her State Senate race, he now works as the legislative aide for Senator Marchman. Sam is passionate about empowering workers, navigating politics, and spending time with community.
Political Consultant - Organizer Seat - He/Him/His
Logan Davis is a political consultant and researcher who has worked with sixty-one campaigns across Colorado over the past six years. Logan served as the Deputy Director of the House Majority Project, and now consults progressive candidates and organizations on how to win in an increasingly blue Colorado.
Political Organizer - Organizer Seat - She/Her/Hers
Cidney was born and raised in rural Colorado. She left the mountains to get her degree in political science and socio-legal studies at The University of Denver. Cidney comes from a family of labor organizers with her grandmother striking for telephone operators and her father who attempted to organize a western slope coal mine. She’s worked in the Colorado
House of Representatives for the past two years and currently is a Regional Organizer for Cobalt. In her free time, Cidney enjoys kickin it with her cat Gigi.
Legislative Aide - House Aide Seat - He/Him/His
Drew Nesmith moved to Colorado in 2020. His background is in political science and environmental policy. He has worked as an intern in the US Senate and worked with the Clinton foundation. He currently serves as Campaign Manager and Legislative Aide for Representative Steven Woodrow in the Colorado State Capitol. Drew is committed to tackling climate change and empowering labor for creating a more just world.
Political Consultant - At-Large Seat - She/Her/Hers
Jesse Braughton moved to Colorado in 2021. Born and raised in Florida, she found her passion for politics at a young age. Her first political job was as an organizer for Hillary Clinton's campaign in 2016, and since then she has spent the last 7 years working on campaigns throughout the country. She currently is Representative Jenny Willford's legislative aide and consults on political races up and down the ballot in Colorado. Jesse is passionate about dismantling the harmful and inequitable systems in this country and the political world; with the hope of enacting tangible change. In her free time, she enjoys creating pottery, exploring Colorado, and spending time with her community.