Field Affiliate and Support Team (FAST) Committee

Mission: Help launch and support new ORMA affiliates Recruit new or potential ORMA volunteers and members to affiliates/caucuses Develop strategies to increase ORMA membership Facilitate Volunteer recruitment & training Internal Communication Team Team Leader, Andrew McLeod (interim) Volunteer Management Team Team Leader, Robb Duprey External Communication Team Team Leader, Andrew Cohen Research Team Team Leader, Open…

Representative Council Members

Each ORMA geographic Affiliate and Community Caucus is eligible to send one voting representative to the Council. Representatives are elected by their affiliate or caucus to serve a two year term. Elections take place on a staggered basis, generally at the end of each calendar year, with one half of the seats being elected or re-elected each…

Trees As A Public Good – Forum Follow Up

We recently had our forum “A Livable Commonwealth: Trees as a Public Good” . Below you can find links to the recording, and the chat transcript! The forum documented the important role of trees and forests for our quality of life and mitigating climate change. We heard compelling stories about successful organizing and legislation in…

ORMA Affiliates and Community Caucuses

Below is a list of our local affiliates and community caucuses throughout the state, at various stages of formation. To join a local group, use the contact information listed below (scroll as needed). Participation in the governing and planning structure of ORMA through its Representative Council is offered to OR Affiliates who meet the following…

Action Alert: Say NO To Fossil Fuels – Demand a Real Net-Zero Stretch Code for Buildings!

The 2021 Climate Act passed by the Massachusetts State Legislature aims to get Massachusetts to net zero emissions by 2050. One key step toward that goal is for all new building construction to have net zero emissions. That goal requires a new code—called a stretch energy code—that sets building standards and defines a “net-zero building.”…

Representative Council Biographies

The Representative Council (RC) was established in December 2017 and is composed of elected members from every Massachusetts local affiliate, caucus, and two unaffiliated representatives. The purpose of the Representative Council is to foster member, affiliate and caucus collaboration and set priorities and policies guiding the political program and direction of Our Revolution Massachusetts (ORMA). The…

Finance & Legal Working Group

Responsible for tracking and reporting all financial and legal operations of ORMA, and planning and executing any fundraising activities.  Financial reports for all event based activities are recorded and entered into a monthly and quarterly report. Members: Michael Gilbreath, Karen Lee, Bruce Taub, Lesley Phillips. to contact: send an email to info@ourrevolutionma.com attn: Financial &…

Community Caucus Information

  JOIN A CAUCUS TODAY! An important part of the new organizational structure is to create forums for communities who have historically been marginalized or underrepresented. These groups are eligible to elect representation to ORMA’s new leadership body. Thank you to the members below who have volunteered to act as a point person until a…

Civic Engagement

Civic Engagement Group  Establishes legislative planks and priorities, holding elected legislators accountable, forming issue-oriented action groups and populating MA Democratic Party committees.  MEMBERS Nancy Stenberg (Co-chair) Solomon Stein Donald Green Monica Burke Marg Mazzeo Kate Shore Barbara Diamond(Goldin) Melinda Green Sen. Jamie Eldridge How to contact: Nancy Stenberg, nstenberg06@gmail.com, Ph.413.575.7886

Reconciliation and Resolution Committee

Description: Establish processes to solve internal and external ethical issues Represent interests of individual members by investigating and addressing complaints of maladministration and/or violation of rights (e.g. racial or gender discrimination) Mediate disputes between individuals, between an individual and an entity (affiliates, Coordinating Committee (CC), Representative Council (RC), General Assembly (GA) and Standing Committees (SC)…