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[Project Pericles] Fall 2013
Vander Zanden and Vendil inspired students by sharing with them the knowledge, wisdom, and skills they had developed as young Maine civic leaders.
As Political Director of EqualityMaine, Vander Zanden stewarded the successful landmark 2012 passage of Maine's marriage equality referendum.
Ali Vander Zanden,is the ...
Ali Vander Zanden,is the Political Director for EqualityMaine and was the Coalition Director for Mainers United for Marriage.
As Coalition Director, she grew the coalition to 207 partner organizations and managed the campaign's faith outreach, labor outreach, and family and friends conversation training programs.
Prior to joining EqualityMaine in 2010, she worked on state-based and national health care reform at the Maine People's Alliance.
Ali is originally from Southwest Harbor and has a degree in Women and Gender Studies from Bates College.
Maine People's Alliance - Staff
Ali Vander Zanden, Greater Portland/Healthcare Organizer
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In a blog post on ...
In a blog post on Mainepolitics.net, Ali Vander Zanden, a former member of the Maine People's Alliance, wrote that progressive groups needed to stay confident, "to play defense without being defensive."
Under the title "Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, Bragdon wrote, "Ali Vander Zanden urges her progressive comrades to imitate MHPC circa 2010, by never lacking 'confidence' and avoiding 'the defensive rabbit hole.' Using these tips, her blog post serves as a call to action for the professional Left to emulate MHPC to lay the foundation for progressive legislative victories in two years."
Press Release: EqualityMaine, LGBT Movement Leaders Endorse Mike Michaud for Governor | EqualityMaine
From making healthcare more affordable to putting Maine's students first and growing our economy, Mike is the best candidate to move Maine forward," said Ali Vander Zanden, EqualityMaine's political director.