River serves as the Data Coordinator at TakeAction Minnesota, where they perform data maintenance and support staff in leveraging data to enact people-powered political change. Prior to joining as a staff member, River served as TakeAction’s Data and Digital Intern in the summer of 2019. They have also previously served as a Membership Database & Research Extern at the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits, where they researched the impact of recessions on nonprofit organizations. River graduated from Carleton College in June 2020, where they majored in Psychology and minored in Spanish and Educational Studies. They also are a trained dialogue facilitator around diversity and inclusion. When they are not being a professional data nerd, River enjoys dancing, plant-based cooking, community-building, and trying new ice cream places in the Twin Cities.