President, The Organizing Group; Former Political Director, AFL-CIO; Founder, America Coming Together
Steve Rosenthal is President of The Organizing Group, a consulting firm that specializes in grassroots voter contact, and is a founder of The Atlas Project. Previously, Steve was a founder and CEO of America Coming Together (ACT), an organization aimed at empowering and mobilizing progressive voters. Prior to that, Steve served for seven years as political director of the AFL-CIO, where he helped put working families back at the center of the national debate. In the early 90s Steve was Associate Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor and Deputy Political Director for the DNC under Chairman Ron Brown. Steve spent years in the labor movement with CWA and has managed and consulted with congressional, state and local campaigns, and worked in several presidential efforts.