Mike Hersh

Executive Comittee

is the National Communications DIrector for Progressive Democrats of America. Mike was born and raised in upstate NY. Mike earned an AB in Government from Cornell University where he was on the Dean’s List and served in the Student and University Governments.

Mike earned a JD from the Washington College of Law. He has helped progressive candidates win elections at the local, state and federal levels. He works with PDA’s national, state, chapter, and issue teams implementing communications strategies: drafting, editing, and sending email blasts, action alerts, press releases, and letters to legislators as well as designing graphics, leaflets, programs and updating websites.

Mike is PDA’s Maryland State Coordinator, the Executive Director of the Keep Our Promise coalition and the Montgomery County Progressive Alliance, a Steering Committee member for the Maryland Progressive Working Group and Progressive Neighbors, D.C. Director of the Jobs for All Campaign, and former Co-President of Montgomery County Maryland’s NOW state chapter.