Meet the stafF

alejandro rangel-lopez


Alejandro Rangel- Lopez is a first-generation Mexican-American from Dodge City, Kansas. Alejandro is a current freshman at KU majoring in public administration and political science. In his free time, you can catch him working with the KU Young Democrats, the ACLU of KU, LULAC, and working on immigrant and voting rights across the state. He currently serves as 1st Vice President of the Kansas Young Democrats and is the Diversity and Outreach Representative for the Midwest Region in the Young Democrats of America. On the campaign, Alejandro works on the Policy and Strategy teams. Contact Alejandro at:

Allie Utley


Allie Utley is a renown rural revitalizationalist and activist from Allen County, Kansas where she is currently employed at Thrive Allen County. In her efforts, she strengthens rural equity and documents her findings in monthly Iola Register columns. Allie also serves on the Kansas High School Democrats Executive Board, the Pete for America grassroots team, and an intern at Loud Light. On the campaign, Allie is the Policy Director, and also works with the Strategy and Communications teams. Contact Allie at:


Andrew lee

Andrew Lee is from Shawnee, Kansas and is currently a junior studying political science at the University of Kansas. Andrew is the current president of the ACLU of KU and is an active member of KU Young Democrats. On the campaign, Andrew is the Finance Director, and also works with the Strategy and Policy teams. Contact Andrew at:

Cam Bohmann


Cam Bohmann is from Lawrence, Kansas and is a current senior at Lawrence High School. On the campaign, Cam is our videographer and photographer. Contact Cam at:

Haley Pederson


Haley Pederson grew up on a farm near Clay Center, Kansas. She is a senior at the University of Kansas studying economics and political science. Haley is also the Outreach Student Coordinator at the Dole Institute of Politics and Vice President of the KU Economics Club. On the campaign, Haley helps with finance, strategy, and policy. Contact Haley at:

Jackson Martin


Jackson Martin is from Olathe, Kansas and is currently a freshman at the University of Kansas. Jackson acts as the data analyst for KU Young Democrats, and is also the data analyst for the campaign. Contact Jackson at:

Logan stenseng


Logan Stenseng is from El Dorado, Kansas and a current junior at KU majoring in public administration. Logan is the current president of KU Young Democrats. As the Campaign Manager, Logan assists in every facet of the campaign as needed. Contact Logan at:

Martin doherty


Martin Doherty is a senior at KU from Chicago, IL. He previously served as Government Relations Director for KU’s Student Senate and now works as a political consultant at KNI Communications in Chicago. Martin is the Communications Director for this campaign and helps develop digital strategy. Contact Martin at:

Sami turner


Sami Turner is from Lawrence, Kansas and is a senior at Lawrence High School. Sami is the current Chair and founder of the Kansas High School Democrats. On the campaign, Sami is the lead graphic designer and webmaster and also works with the Finance, Strategy, and Communications teams. Contact Sami at:

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