Stephanie Reid, Executive Director of Philly Counts 2020, will sit down for an AL DÍA Talk fireside chat with AL DÍA Founder and CEO Hernán Guaracao on Thursday, July 18 at 4:00 pm.
As the Philly Counts 2020 Executive Director, Reid is responsible for overseeing the City’s effort to ensure a complete and accurate count, including, but not limited to, convening the City of Philadelphia Complete Count Committee, executing a coordinated engagement strategy, and raising awareness through paid, earned and social media campaigns. Prior to this role, Reid served as the Chief Service Officer over the Mayor’s Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Service where she chaired the National Service Task Force and sat on the Steering Committee for the Corporate Volunteer Council.
Reid began her advocacy career as a field organizer for Obama for America in 2008 and as a Regional Field Director in Pennsylvania in 2012. In her time with Obama for America, Reid focused on the social dynamics of team building and the components necessary to form a strong, cohesive network of grassroots leaders. Prior to joining the City, Reid worked as a National Regional Director for Organizing for Action, where she oversaw 20 states and hundreds of volunteers, led numerous issue advocacy campaigns and presented seminars on effective volunteer management techniques.