Heather Smith

President, Rock the Vote

Heather Smith is president of Rock the Vote, an organization that educates and empowers young people to participate in our nation’s democracy in order to make positive social, political, and economic change. Under Smith's leadership, Rock the Vote ran the largest nonpartisan voter engagement efforts in the country during the last two presidential elections, launched a national high school civics education initiative, and refined best practices and new technologies for the continued engagement of young voters. Previously, she founded and directed Young Voter Strategies.

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