Esther Morales

Wellstone Action

Esther Morales currently manages intergovernmental affairs for the US Department of Energy (DOE), working with DOE principals, governors and mayors to move forward the Administration's energy priorities.  Over her last three years with the Obama Administration, she has also helped to implement the landmark health care reform bill at the US Department of Health and Human Services and to support the allocation of $5 billion in one-time early childhood education funding.  Prior to this policy work in Washington, DC, Esther brings twelve years of campaign management, community development, consulting and grassroots organizing experience to her over-arching goal of building innovative partnerships that lead to healthier, more prosperous communities.