Chris Melody Fields Figueredo

Chris Melody Fields Figueredo is the executive director of The Ballot Initiative Strategy Center. Prior to this, she served as the associate director for media nonprofit ReThink Media and was the outreach director for the advocacy group Common Cause. [1] She previously worked as the field organizer and the Iowa state deputy polling director for former U.S Senator John Edwards’ (D-NC) 2004 and 2008 democratic presidential campaigns respectfully. [2]


  1. “Staff Bios.” The Ballot Initiative Strategy Center. Accessed June 4, 2020. ^
  2. “Chris Melody Fields Figueredo.” LinkedIn. Accessed June 4, 2020. ^

Connected Organizations

  1. Ballot Initiative Strategy Center (Non-profit)
    Executive Director
  2. Common Cause (Non-profit)
    Former Outreach Director
  3. Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law (Non-profit)
    Former Campaign Manager
  4. ReThink Media (Non-profit)
    Former Associate Director
  5. Rock the Vote (Non-profit)
    Board Treasurer
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