Senior Deputy Political Director
Cory Medina is the senior deputy political director for Working America, having joined the national team in 2011. He has helped to elect pro-union candidates up and down the ballot. In addition to electoral victories, Cory has helped lead programmatic and field teams to fight back against attacks on workers, and pass pro-worker legislation at the local level like minimum wage increases and earned sick leave. Before joining Working America, Cory worked on electoral campaigns at all levels of the ballot in New Mexico, Ohio and Virginia. Originally from the Cleveland area, Cory comes from a long line of autoworkers and stays humble by always rooting for the Cleveland Browns no matter what. Cory lives in Arlington, Virginia, with his wife, daughter and two cats.