Saumya Narechania has a decade of experience working for and advising various organizations on campaign organizing, strategic planning, leadership, and management.
From the halls of the White House to community halls in Alaska and union halls in Florida, Saumya has overseen staff that range in size from two dozen to two hundred, and planned—from nuts and bolts to large-scale strategic vision—various events, trainings and programs of similar scope.
Saumya most recently served as the National Political Director at Organizing for Action where he was responsible for the implementation of public pressure campaigns as well as managing relationships with political candidates, office holders, partners, and party committees.
He has also served as the National Field Director at Enroll America. In that role, he oversaw all state field efforts related to Enroll America’s Get Covered campaign. These efforts included building a program that facilitated getting over one million in-person appointments for consumers seeking health insurance under Obamacare.
Previously, Saumya served an integral role in the planning and launch of Enroll America’s state efforts including hiring and training senior leadership roles.
Saumya has trained or spoken before a variety of organizations, including the Gates Foundation, Cognosante, Legal Aid of North Carolina, University of South Florida’s Covering Kids and Families, among others.
Saumya’s background also includes multiple leadership roles for campaigns and organizations that scale quickly, including as the Get Out the Vote Director for For Our Future Fund (in Florida) and Deputy Field Director for President Obama’s re-election efforts in 2012 (also in Florida), and in President Obama’s Administration as an Assistant Director in the Executive Office of the President.