Nick Guthman – Los Angeles
Nick Guthman is a progressive political organizer based in his hometown of Los Angeles. Nick consults on various projects as a Partner at Democracy Partners, a national progressive political consulting firm, including digital and social media organizing, cultural organizing & creative advocacy, policy research and communications, community outreach and coalition building and talent/staff recruitment. Nick also serves as the Co-Founder & Co-Executive Director of Blue Future, the largest youth-led, progressive political action committee in America. Blue Future envisions a world where no matter our color or origin, our income or zip code, desire and determination are the only things getting in the way of young people’s ability to push for a transformative and progressive agenda.
Nick graduated magna cum laude from the Politics, Policy, and Law Scholars Program at American University, where he majored in Interdisciplinary Studies: Communications, Legal Institutions, Economics, and Government. While at AU, Nick also earned a Certificate in Advanced Leadership Studies and a Certificate in Political Campaign Management. In his free time, Nick enjoys making handmade pasta and hosting dinner parties, playing basketball, soccer, and paddle tennis with his friends, and practicing yoga and meditation to sustain a lifelong commitment to the movement for social justice.