Debra Cleaver

Founder / CEO

Debra Cleaver has been working at the intersection of technology and democracy since 2004. She currently serves as the Founder and CEO of, a nonpartisan nonprofit digital voting organization that aims to use digital technology to remove barriers to voting and increase voter turnout. Under Debra‚Äôs leadership, won the prestigious Knight News Challenge in 2015, and was accepted into Y Combinator’s 2016 Summer Cohort. Her work has been featured in Forbes, Mic, The Huffington Post, and Bustle.