Welcome to the Maine League of Young Voters. Founded in by a young group of Mainers who wanted to help young people get into the political game and win! The League has worked hard to give young voters the necessary tools to become leaders in their communities.
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Nicola Wells – State Director- Nicola has been with the League since the end of September,. She focuses her wok on state wide organizing and directing communications for the League. She’ll also be working closely with Leaguers on the strategic planning and civic engagement programs for the League. Before coming to the League of Young Voters she worked with the Fair Immigration Reform Movement, a project of the Center for Community Change, helping community organizations build state and local organizing campaigns and strategic plans. She also spent her tie working on social media organizing and bridging the gap between online and offline activism. Nicola helped to co-found the Reform Immigration for America’s Cell Phone Action network, one of the largest cell phone action lists in the country. Nicola is also co-founder of Standing Firm a blog of Immigrant Rights and Organizing. Before working with the Center, she worked with immigrant communities in Tijuana, Mexico and Paris, France. She currently lives in Lewiston and works in our Portland office 2-3 days a week.
Sean McLaughlin-DuBois-Lewiston/Auburn Organizer- Sean grew up in Dixfield, Maine. He was very passionate about the environment from an early age; thanks to his parents reintroducing wild ginseng back into Maine. His passion for activism evolved as he attended the University of Maine at Farmington for a degree in Political Science. After graduating from Farmington, Sean moved to the Lewiston/Auburn area and worked for a local tech company. Sean has worked for a small number of political campaigns while in College. He is also an avid fan of outdoor activities including hiking, kayaking, and cliff jumping. He is also is an amateur photographer.