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Christopher T. Gates

President

Sunlight Foundation

HQ Phone:  (202) 742-1520

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Sunlight Foundation

1818 N Street, NW, Suite 410

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia,20036

United States

Company Description

While Sunlight prides itself on creating powerful, online tools that make government more transparent and accountable, we do so knowing that there is a segment of the public without access to the internet that we will never reach. Call on Congress is our attem... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Founding Chairman

Colorado Institute for Leadership Training


State Chair

Colorado Democratic Party


Dem Chair

Blogs


President

Norwegian Cruise Line Limited


Vice Chair

Colorado Democratic Party


Consultant

CTG Consulting


Communications Director

The Piton Foundation


Front Range Project-Colorado Governor's Office

Colorado Governor's Office-Front Range Project


President

National Civic League


Executive Director

Pace Academy


Affiliations

National Academy of Public Administration

Elected Fellow


Public Agenda

Board Member


Center for Maine Contemporary Art

Board Member


Mobilize.NET Corporation

Board Member


Bipartisan Policy Center

Fellow


Council on Foundations Inc

Senior Advisor


National Institute

Board Member


National Conference

Member of the Board of Advisors


California Forward

Senior Fellow


Mobilize.org

Board Member


Public Administration Review

Member of the Editorial Board


Intermountain West Funders Network

Co-Founder


California Center for Civic Renewal

Board Member


Leadership Denver

Board Member


City Club

Member


The Sustained Dialogue Campus Network

Strategic Planning Senior Advisor


Denver Zoo

Member of the Board of Trustees


National Commission on Civic Renewal

Board Member


Latino Research & Policy Council

Board Member


Roundtable Inc

Advisory Board Member


Independent Sector

Board Member


Colorado Democratic Party

Treasurer


Institute for the Regional Community

Board Member


AGN International Ltd

Member, Executive Committee


IS

Board Member


National Coalition for Dialogue & Deliberation

Member


Parenting Coalition International Inc

Board Member


Council for the Advancement of Citizenship and INDEPENDENT SECTOR

Board Member


Civic Engagement

Member


Education

Fairview High School


Harvard's Kennedy School of Government


political economics

University of East Anglia


Honorary Doctor of Law degree

Elizabethtown College


Master of Public Administration

Harvard University


honors degree

economics

University of Colorado


Web References(195 Total References)


Board of Directors - FollowTheMoney.org

www.followthemoney.org [cached]

Board of Directors at the Institute's 2016 convening in Montana (not pictured: Chris Gates & Keith Hamm)
Christopher T. Gates Senior Advisor, Council on Foundations. Chris Gates is executive vice president for external affairs for the Council on Foundations, a senior fellow at California Forward, a fellow at the Bipartisan Policy Center and an elected fellow of the National Academy of Public Administration. Chris previously served as president of the Sunlight Foundation, founded in 2007 to bring more accountability and transparency to America's government and political system. Prior, Chris served as the first executive director of PACE, Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement. PACE, serves as a learning collaborative of American foundations who fund work in the fields of civic engagement, service and democracy. Previously he served for eleven years as president of the National Civic League (NCL), America's oldest good government organization. Chris serves on the board of Public Agenda, a public opinion research and public engagement organization, is the co-founder of the Intermountain West Funders Network and serves as a member of the board of advisors of the National Conference on Citizenship (NCoC).


Board of Directors

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Chris Gates Former President, Sunlight Foundation


Experts | Bipartisan Policy Center

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Author: Christopher T. Gates
Christopher T. Gates Fellow; Former President of the Sunlight Foundation Christopher T. Gates is a fellow at BPC, where he works with the Economic Policy Project. He has extensive experience drawn from his work at the intersection of politics and philanthropy across the private, public and non-profit sectors.


Data Transparency 2015 | Data Coalition

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Chris Gates
President, Sunlight Foundation


cmcanow.org

First Vice Chair - Christopher Gates, Camden, Maine and Washington, DC
Christopher Gates is president of the Sunlight Foundation, a national nonprofit organization based in Washington, DC, that uses the tools of data, technology, and journalism to promote more transparency and accountability in government and politics. Formerly, he was executive director of PACE (Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement), an affinity group of the Council on Foundations. Gates has also served as president of the National Civic League (NCL) and as co-director of the United States Healthy Communities Initiative and the Alliance for National Renewal. He is an elected Fellow of the National Academy of Public Administration and serves on the boards of Public Agenda, a public opinion research and public engagement organization, and Mobilize.org, a nonprofit organization that empowers and invests in Millennials to create solutions to social problems. Gates is also a member of the editorial board of Public Administration Review (PAR), and he speaks and teaches around the country on civic engagement and democratic theory.


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