MARY NOONE, M. Ed, MBA
Founder & Executive Director
Mary is a brand activator, digital strategist, and community connector turned political strategist. She comes from the start-up business world with strategy, analytic, program development, and leadership expertise. Throughout her career, Mary has been passionate about empowering women and ensuring their seats at the tables where policies are created. Mary holds an M.Ed from the University of Massachusetts and an MBA from Boston University.
CHRISTINE PERFETTI, MS
Research Strategy Advisor
Christine is the founding principal in a behavioral insights and customer insights firm. She has deep experience understanding individual behavior and qualitative research, and directs HVA's voter research program to determine the key needs of Hoosiers—suburban moms in particular. Christine holds an MS in Experimental Psychology from Brown University.
STEPHANIE WILSON, PhD
Co-Founder & Communications Director
Stephanie Gerber Wilson has been a strategic comms professional for more than 25 years. She is a business and social entrepreneur and has launched two businesses and two nonprofits. She served as the Facebook Lead for the Biden Digital Coalition. She also co-founded Hoosier Victory Alliance and co-hosts the What the Gerrymander podcast and writes the What the Gerrymander newsletter. She holds a PhD in history from Brandeis University.
ANDREW DUCHON, PhD
Data Science Advisor
Andrew is a creative data scientist who works with artificial intelligence, data analysis, and news analysis. He is working with HVA to improve our data targeting and research abilities in support of candidates and campaigns. He holds a PhD in Cognitive Science from Brown University.
HEIDI BEIDINGER, MPH, PhD
Heidi is a former candidate for House Seat 5. She proved an inspiring and thrilling candidate who learned the power of Indiana's gerrymandering first-hand. She's the former President of the St. Joseph County Board of Health, and is a public health professor at the University of Notre Dame. She is the co-host of the What the Gerrymander? podcast. We hope she'll run for office again...someday. Heidi holds a PhD in Leadership.