Antonia Gonzalez Scatton is a Co-founder and Chief Mission Officer of UpRise Campaigns. She is a veteran political consultant and dedicated progressive activist who has worked with political campaigns, party committees and advocacy organizations across the country, from Jerry Brown to Jeanne Shaheen to the Democratic Parties of Arizona, Virginia, Florida and Minnesota.
Antonia’s greatest passion is volunteer engagement. She has always been interested in developing new technology and methods, participating in the creation of one of the first online volunteer management systems for the Jim Webb campaign in 2006, and winning an international award for her work in strategic targeting for the Center for American Progress.
Antonia also works with George Lakoff to develop practical ways for people to apply progressive framing in political campaigns.
Antonia has worked with:
Jerry Brown, Jim Webb, Center for American Progress, The New Hampshire Democratic Party (Jeanne Shaheen and Katrina Swett), The Democratic Party of Virginia, Dr. Hiral Tipirneni (AZ-08), Jim Moran (VA-8), Victoria Wulsin (OH-2), Wayne Powell (VA-7), Fairfax County Democratic Committee, Arlington County Democratic Committee, National Prostate Cancer Coalition, Greenpeace, Taxpayers for Common Sense, Oakland Unified School District, Just Cause for Eviction, Consumer Attorneys of California, No on Prop 37, and others.