Michelle Atwood is the Political Associate at Victory Fund, where she supports all aspects of the endorsement process and tracks races across the country. Prior to joining Victory Fund, Michelle worked at BallotReady, an elections startup, conducting research on voting accessibility and elections across the U.S. Previously, she had internships at the Center for American Progress and the Movement Advancement Project, focusing on LGBTQ policy research. She also interned at the National Democratic Institute, where she supported citizen participation and inclusion programs. Michelle graduated from Wellesley College in 2019 with a degree in Political Science. She is excited to use her political experience to help elect LGBTQ candidates from a range of backgrounds and to contribute to greater representation for the LGBTQ community at all levels of government.