Kelsey Bergfeld is the Director of Advocates for Ohio’s Future. In this role she provides staff leadership on all coalition activities and initiatives. She is charged with agenda setting, policy strategy, communications, advocating on behalf of the coalition and increasing coalition engagement. Bergfeld has extensive experience in public policy and state budgeting. Prior to joining Advocates for Ohio’s Future, she was a senior legislative aide in the Ohio Senate and the legislative liaison for Service Employees International Union District 1199, WV/KY/OH, the healthcare social service union. Bergfeld holds Bachelor of Arts degrees in Political Science and Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies from The Ohio State University.