Meet Our Trainers
Elaine F Almquist
Elaine F. Almquist is the founder and principal of Almquist & Associates, working with progressive candidates and organizations to build political power, win office, and nurture long-term movements. Elaine believes that with courage, persistence, and a solid infrastructure, a participatory and democratic political system that sustains, empowers, and uplifts people is possible.
Elaine has spent nearly two decades on the ground in campaigns and organizations leading communities to flex their political muscle for progressive victories.
Always a believer in a well-balanced life, Elaine enjoys roller-skating, craft beer, playing with her energetic cat, Peanut Butter, and world travel. She has lived in Germany, Colombia, and Greater Boston. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from the University of Massachusetts at Boston.