Lenora Hanks is the Operations Director for 270 Strategies. She joins the 270 Strategies team after most recently working on Governor Terry McAuliffe's 2013 campaign. As Director of Operations for the Virginia Coordinated Campaign, she served in management and strategic advisory roles for Commonwealth-wide field operations. Prior to that, Lenora was Director of Operations for Organizing for America in Michigan, where she directed state-based field operations for President Obama's re'election campaign. Her extensive experience in Michigan includes work as a consultant for Dewey Square Group's campaigns and elections division. Lenora previously worked as Operations Coordinator and Executive Assistant to the CEO at Benenson Strategy Group.
Lenora is a proud graduate of the University of Michigan Ann Arbor and has an everlasting love for all things Michigan, especially Michigan football (Go Blue!) and the city of Detroit. She's a 90's R&B connoisseur and obsessed with Beyonce and poodle mixes of all kinds. She lives in the River North area of Chicago with her mini'goldendoodle Sasha Fierce (appropriately named after Beyoncé's alter-ego).