About Us

BallotReady makes digital tools to inform and turn out voters on their entire ballot, powered by the most comprehensive database to local politics.

We build custom voter guides, slate cards, and a make a plan to vote tool that can be used for ballot measures, 501c3 and 501c4 electoral work, and standalone campaigns. Our tools are mobile-friendly and shareable, driving engagement, lead generation, and GOTV.

Started in 2015, BallotReady has received funding from the National Science Foundation, the Knight Foundation, and the University of Chicago. In 2018, BallotReady was live nationwide, covering 95,000 candidates with over 7 million visitors to our sites.

Meet the Team
Alex Niemczewski  CEO

Alex Niemczewski
CEO

Aviva Rosman  COO

Aviva Rosman
COO

Isabel Baskin   Software Engineer

Isabel Baskin
Software Engineer

Sebastian Ellefson  Principal Researcher

Sebastian Ellefson
Principal Researcher

Kunal Goel  Electoral Fellow

Kunal Goel
Electoral Fellow

Alexis Greco  Director of Customer Success

Alexis Greco
Director of Customer Success

Sarah Guminski  Electoral Fellow

Sarah Guminski
Electoral Fellow

Adam Levine  Sales Operations Analyst

Adam Levine
Sales Operations Analyst

Anna Machalski  Business Development Representative

Anna Machalski
Business Development Representative

Xochithl Marquez  Electoral Fellow

Xochithl Marquez
Electoral Fellow

Melissa Mauter  VP of Data

Melissa Mauter
VP of Data

Katherine Ranft  Business Development Representative

Katherine Ranft
Business Development Representative

Mike Saunders  CTO

Mike Saunders
CTO

Ludo van den Boom  Senior Engineer

Ludo van den Boom
Senior Engineer

David Spearman  Data Director

David Spearman
Data Director

Renee Wah  Electoral Fellow

Renee Wah
Electoral Fellow

Michael Weinrib   Electoral Fellow

Michael Weinrib
Electoral Fellow