Regional Coordinators Archives - HeadCount

Jennifer Hartel

By Aaron Ghitelman on July 5, 2016

Jennifer Hartel is a California girl who has lived all over the Golden State, including stays in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Santa Barbara, where she graduated from UCSB with a degree in Art History.  She now calls Sacramento home, and loves walking and biking around the city and exploring all that Northern California has to…

Margery Ellis

By clara on December 18, 2015

Growing up in Raleigh, NC, Margery was lucky enough to be exposed to live music at an early age. She fell for Phish and jam bands right away and after college and a few years of earning a college education and hitting the career scene hard, she realized her roots were in music and she…

Thais Schaller

By clara on August 11, 2014

Thais Schaller lives in NYC, studied classical voice at Manhattan School of Music and Business at Columbia Business School.  Thais’ day job is Digital Marketing & E-Commerce in the Beauty & Fashion industry which keeps her going while she performs and enjoys the city. [email protected] Volunteer in NYC

Damian Zamora

By clara on June 18, 2014

Damian has been a part of the music and voter registration scene since 2003. Then he was the Los Angeles Team Lead for Music for America, he resided in California until 2006 (where he averaged about 60 shows a year) then MFA shut down it’s doors. He first heard of HeadCount in 2009 at a…

Melanie Marcou

By clara on June 16, 2014

Melanie Marcou joined the HeadCount Team in 2014, but has been a big fan since the beginning. Born and raised just outside of Boston, she spent a lot of time doing volunteer work, ranging from holding food drives at concerts, to helping out at local schools and after-school programs. She went on to earn her B.S. in Consumer…

JR Wotring

By clara on June 21, 2012

JR has been volunteering with HeadCount since 2008 and became the Columbus, OH Co-Team Lead in 2012. With a stalker-like love for live music and a distain for the lack of electoral participation, JR has used HeadCount as the perfect coping mechanism. JR’s day job is a Reporting Specialist with Gap Inc. Direct, but he…

Racheal Griffin-Jackson

By clara on June 14, 2012

Racheal joined HeadCount in 2012 as the Athens Team Leader after volunteering at an Andrew Bird show in Atlanta. She knew she was hooked after seeing the excitement and pride of the first young voter she registered that night. A huge Pearl Jam, Disco Biscuits, and Georgia Football fan, Racheal’s day job is teaching American…

Greg Sarafan

By clara on May 24, 2012

Greg Sarafan started blogging for HeadCount in January 2011.  Since that time he has held numerous rolls within the organization NYC Team Leader, Legal Intern, Employee, Special Event Social Media Management, Pro-Bono Legal Adviser,  Artist Rep, and Training Coordinator.  Greg has degrees in political science and art history from Binghamton University and JD from Brooklyn Law…

Chris Reed

By clara on

Through a convoluted career path that involved managing a Taco Bell, teaching English in Japan, bartending in a country club, professionally advocating for sustainable seafood and now, working for the government, the one constant has been his love of music. Chris has a few degrees that have nothing to do with his current career. He…