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Christopher Casey, as of November 2013, is a Grassroots Organizer with Consumer Union, the Policy and Action arm of Consumer Reports. He works with the Financial Services Team whose fundamental mission is to serve as a leader on financial services & product matters that impact consumers with a special focus on student lending, safe payments, banking fees, and safeguarding the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
He comes to Consumer Union with a broad and diverse background in electoral politics, offline organizing, online organizing, and issue advocacy. Prior to joining CU, he served as the National Organizer for MoveOn.org Political Action helping to dramatically expand its activist & volunteer leader base and devising and executing campaigns to pass the Affordable Care Act, Dodd Frank, and electing progressives to Congress in 2010. Christopher began his career as a Field Organizer for Obama For America and rose progressively to Deputy Field Director where his region of responsibility set voter registration, volunteer recruitment, and turnout records.
Christopher comes to Consumer Union with a deep and profound belief that average folks, armed with the right information and skills in grassroots organizing, can still change the world. He looks forward to coming to work everyday to build campaigns and activist leadership that will lead to a just, sustainable, and consumer-friendly financial marketplace for average Americans.