Jasmen Rogers-Shaw

Florida House of Representatives, District 95

Spotlight Candidate

Jasmen will be one of the first two black, queer women elected to the Florida State Legislature

Biography

Jasmen Rogers-Shaw (she/her/hers) has worked for several years advancing legislation that centers Black women, co-creating curriculum that makes the political process accessible, and building a base of women of color committed to Reproductive Justice. In her most recent role as the Florida Black/African American Outreach Director on the Elizabeth Warren for President campaign, Jasmen worked with a team of folks to synthesize information in a way that appeals to the concerns of Black and African-American constituencies, while executing a plan for genuine engagement and political education.

In other roles, Jasmen has worked collaboratively to build a cadre of state legislators dedicated to reproductive freedom through proactive legislation and curated several spaces across the state of Florida that have brought together over 2,000 Black women to build a shared political agenda.

She is the founder of Folding Chair Consulting, aimed at equipping Black women to run for office… and win. She also serves on the Broward County Commission on the Status of Women and serves as the Policy Chair on the Board of Directors for Ruth’s List Broward.

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