Staff & Principals

Abe Scarr

State Director, Illinois PIRG
(312) 544-4433 x228

Hannah Kim

Advocate, Illinois PIRG
(312) 544-4433 ext. 206
Hannah Kim is the Public Interest Advocate for Illinois PIRG, engaging in program & organizational development, research, and legislative advocacy.

Ed Mierzwinski

Senior Director, Federal Consumer Program

Michelle Surka

Director, Campaign for Budget Transparency

Jesse O'Brien

Director, Campaign for Price Transparency

Evan Preston

Senior Director, New Economy Campaigns

Nathan Proctor

Director, Campaign for the Right to Repair

Matt Wellington

Director, Campaign to Stop the Overuse Of Antibiotics

Jeff Robinson

Senior Director, 21st Century Transportation Campaign

Susan Rakov

Senior Vice President, The Public Interest Network; Managing Director, Frontier Group

Tony Dutzik

Associate Director and Senior Policy Analyst, Frontier Group


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