Austin |2016

Started in 2016, the NLC Austin chapter has trained more than 60 progressives through the Institute Program, a six-month flagship training program hosted once a year. These leaders are rising entrepreneurs, community advocates, and nonprofit leaders, working to make Austin a truly progressive city.

Current Fellows

Leadership Team

Alumni

2020

  • Aija Nemer-Aanerud
  • Amanda Gnaedinger
  • Cassie Davis
  • Christopher Jasinski
  • Courtney Chambers
  • Cynthia Van Maanen
  • Deseré Cross Ward
  • Geoffrey Carlisle
  • Jennifer Ramos
  • Jennifer Ramos
  • Lily Trieu
  • Luis Guerrero
  • Maria Campos
  • Matthew Mellon
  • Michael Ward Jr.
  • Mona Muro
  • Noah Cole
  • Osmara Santana
  • Rachel Caballero
  • Saatvik Ahluwalia
  • Sade Jones
  • Tiffanie Harrison

2019

  • Ashley Cheng
  • Ashley Juraska
  • Briona Jenkins
  • Brittany McAllister
  • Daniel Zarazua
  • Denise Del Aguila
  • Diana Gomez
  • Ekua Assabill
  • Emily Gray
  • Hanna Mitchell
  • Mandy McClendon
  • Phoebe Romero
  • Pooja Sethi
  • Sarah Miller-Fellows
  • Sarah Ortiz Shields
  • Selena Xie
  • Tara Pohlmeyer
  • Tychanika "Tycha" Kimbrough
  • Zoraima Pelaez

2018

  • Alicia Weigel
  • Cassandra Champion
  • Chris Kaiser
  • Christian Bell
  • Deisy Asusena Jaimes
  • Jonathan Hackworth
  • Kelsey Hitchingham
  • Kristen Bowe
  • Lexie Cooper
  • Nakia Winfield
  • Nicole Cummings
  • Priscilla Weninger
  • Rachel Brownlow Lund
  • Shaleiah Fox
  • Sydney Briggs
  • Thomas Just

2017

  • Amanda Bennett
  • Ashley Bliss Lima
  • Blanca Murillo
  • Chris Harris
  • Frank Washington II
  • Gena McKinley
  • Holly Kirby
  • Jasmin Patel
  • Jereka Thomas-Hockaday
  • Kelan Robinson
  • Lorraine Garcia
  • Melissa Martinez
  • Michael Choate
  • Mimi Garcia
  • Rachel Green
  • Tanner Williams
  • Valerie Peterson
  • Ysenia Rhodes

2016

  • Amanda Williams
  • Bianca Garcia
  • Blake Rocap
  • Brakeyshia Samms
  • Cicely Kay
  • Dan McKernan
  • Isabel Casas
  • Jessica Faith Carter
  • Kelle Martin
  • Kellee Coleman
  • Kristian Caballero
  • Matt Glazer
  • Miller Nuttle
  • Sam Robles
  • Schell Carpenter
  • Servando Esparza
  • Simone Nichols-Segers
  • Ted Moskovitz
  • Virginia Palacios
  • Zahra Shakur Jamal
  • Zoey Lichtenheld