Meredith Kormes (she/her) is the Director of Strategic Communications and Partnerships at the National Institute for Reproductive Health and NIRH Action Fund where she leads communications and messaging strategies and provides hands-on support for state and local advocates and partner organizations. Previously, she was a Political Strategist for the ACLU Reproductive Freedom Initiative, where she worked to counter the legislative assault on abortion in key states. Meredith also has extensive political campaign experience in research and messaging having worked at EMILY’s List, Media Matters, DSCC, and various candidate campaigns. Meredith received a B.A. from Tufts University and a Master’s in Public Administration from American University.