Signatories

Signatories

We’re committed to making our economy work for all Americans.

The undersigned commit to work over the coming months and years to research, experiment, and inspire others to think through how best to design cash programs that empower Americans to live and work in the new economy.

Founding Signatories

Adam Werbach

Former President, Sierra Club

Ai-Jen Poo

Director, National Domestic Workers Alliance

Albert Wenger

Managing Partner, Union Square Ventures

Alicia Garza

Andrew McCollum

Andy Stern

Former President, Service Employees International Union

Anne-Marie Slaughter

President and CEO, New America

Bill Wielechowski

Alaska State Senator

Brishen Rogers

Associate Professor, Temple University Beasley School of Law

Camila Thorndike

Co-founder, Our Climate & Carbon Pricing Coordinator, CCAN

Carmen Rojas

CEO, The Workers Lab

Chris Hughes

Co Founder, Facebook

Connie Razza

Director of Campaigns, Center for Popular Democracy

Courtney Martin

Author

Dan O'Sullivan

Basic Income Action

David Thigpen

Research Affiliate Institute for the Future

David Rolf

President, SEIU 775

Derek Slater

Policy Strategist

Dorian Warren

Fellow, Roosevelt Institute

Douglas Meeks

Professor of Theology, Emeritus, Vanderbilt University

Eldar Shafir

Professor of Behavioral Science and Public Policy, Princeton University

Eli Pariser

Co-CEO, Upworthy

Elizabeth Rhodes

Research Director, Y Combinator Research

Felicia Wong

President & CEO, Roosevelt Institute

Gerald Huff

Technologist

Gretchen Sisson

Research Sociologist, University of California, San Francisco

H. Luke Shaefer

Co-author of $2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America

Haeyoung Yoon

Director of Strategic Partnerships, National Employment Law Project

Ian Bassin

Former Associate White House Counsel to President Barack Obama

Ioana Marinescu

Assistant Professor, University of Chicago, Harris School of Public Policy

James K. Boyce

Professor of Economics, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Jamil Poonja

Future of Workist

Jane McGonigal

Author and game creator

Jennifer Tescher

President & CEO, CFSI

Jeremy Bird

Founding Partner & CEO, 270 Strategies

Jeremy Howard

Founding researcher, fast.ai

Jim Pugh

Co-founder, Universal Income Project

Joe Greenstein

Co-founder InnerSpace, former founder/CEO Flixster

John Battelle

EIC + CEO, NewCo

Jon Carson

Former Executive Director, OFA

Jose Quinonez

CEO, Mission Asset Fund

Joseph Sanberg

Chair, Golden State Opportunity

Josh Kline

Artist

Josh Fryday

President, Golden State Opportunity

Juliana Bidadanure

Professor of Philosophy, Stanford University

Kaitlyn Krieger

Founders, Future Justice Fund

Kat Taylor

Co-Founder and Co-CEO, Beneficial State Bank

Kate McFarland

Basic Income Earth Network

Kati Sipp

Managing Director, National Guestworker Alliance

Kellee Santiago

Co-Founder and Investor, Indie Fund

Konrad Kording

Professor, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Northwestern University

Larry Cohen

Founder, BuildTheFloor

Lawrence Lessig

Roy L Furman Professor of Law and Leadership, Harvard University

Leila Janah

CEO + Founder, Samasoure and LXMI

Leila Pedersen

Engagement Manager, New America California

Lynda Tran

Founding Partner, 270 Strategies

Marcellus Andrews

Professor of Economics, Bucknell University

Marina Gorbis

Executive Director, Institute for the Future

Mark Gomez

Founder, Leap Forward Project

Mark Schmitt

Director of Studies, New America

Matt Zwolinski

Professor of Philosophy, University of San Diego

Matt Krisiloff

Director, Y Combinator Research

Mia Birdsong

Co-Director, Family Story

Michael Faye

Co-founder, GiveDirectly and Segovia

Michael Stein

Game / AR designer

Michael Lewis

Associate Professor, Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College and the CUNY Graduate Center

Mike Krieger

Founders, Future Justice Fund

Misha Chellam

Founder, Tradecraft

Molly Haigh

President, Megaphone Strategies

Moshe Y. Vardi

George Distinguished Service Professor, Rice University

Natalie Foster

Fellow, Institute for the Future and New America California

Nathan Schneider

Scholar in Residence of Media Studies, University of Colorado Boulder

Nick Pinkston

Founder & CEO, Plethora

Pedro Domingos

Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Washington

Peter Barnes

Co-Founder Credo Mobile, Author, With Liberty and Dividends For All

Rachel Schneider

co-author, The Financial Diaries: How American Families Cope in a World of Uncertainty

Rob Reich

Professor of Political Science, Stanford University

Robert B. Reich

Former Secretary of Labor and Professor at University of California, Berkeley

Robin Chase

Co-founder Zipcar, Author, Peers Inc

Roland Fryer

Professor of Economics, Harvard University

Ron Carmel

Co-Founder, 2D BOY, Indie Fund

Rose Broome

Co-founder & CEO, HandUp

Roy Bahat

Head, Bloomberg Beta

Russell Klusas

Founder, Tradecraft

Ryan Johnson

Executive Director, State Policy Advisors

Saket Soni

Executive Director, National Guestworker Alliance

Sam Hammond

Niskanen Center, Poverty and Welfare Policy Analyst

Sam Altman

President, Y Combinator

Sandhya Anantharaman

Co-Director, Universal Income Project

Sandra Smith

Associate Professor of Sociology, University of California-Berkeley

Sarah Meyohas

Artist

Scott Santens

Moderator, /r/BasicIncome

Sean Kline

Director, San Francisco Office of Financial Empowerment

Sebastian Johnson

Policy Advocate

Seiji Carpenter

Vice President, David Binder Research

Serkan Piantino

Founder and CEO, Top 1 Networks

Simon Denny

Artist

Steve Kest

Senior Advisor, Center for Popular Democracy

Taj James

Co-Director, Movement Strategy Center

Tim Hwang

Co-Founder, Awesome Foundation

Tom Matzzie

CEO, CleanChoice Energy

Tom Begich

Alaska State Senator - Elect

Trevor Paglen

Artist

Tristan Roberts

Activist, Basic Income America

Vinitha Watson

Founder & Executive Director of Zoo Labs

Will Wilkinson

Vice President for Policy, Niskanen Center

Yochai Benkler

Professor, Harvard Law School and Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society

john a powell

Director of Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society

Additional Signatories

A.Burnom

Aaron Kinnari

Aaron Brodeur

Founder

Terran, Everything Unlimited

Aaron Strauss

Executive Director

Analyst Institute

Aaron Taylor

Adam Pumm

Co founder

Hive.org

Adam Simpson

Founder & Director

Futuer Left

Adam Smiley Poswolsky

Author

Addie Kirkland

Adrien Pierre

Alan Joseph Williams

Product Manager

Code for America

Albert Canigueral

Connector

OuiShare

Alec Barrett

Board Member

Manhattan Community Board 9

Alecia Eberhardt-Smith

Content Director

Eberhardt Smith

Aletheia Henry

Consultant/Organizer

HenryHiggins Consulting

Alex Curto Varas

Country Developer

Mensa

Allan Samaroo

Allen Nesbitt

CEO

Nesbitt research

Amy Turk

Social Worker

Angelo

Angie Palmer

Struggling Human Being & Human Doing

Citizen of the Planet, In DIRE need of Financial Support

Anne Hess

Arjun Banker

Arnold Clem

Asa Angel

Educator/Entreprenuer

Barbara Armand

Beth Krom

Community Builder

Global

Betony Jones

Research Specialist

UC Berkeley

Bhaskar

AI Engineer & Evangelist

Bradley Peck

Communications Strategy and Execution

Brent Schulkin

Entrepreneur

Brian Heddell

Starving Student

Britton Winterrose

CEO & Founder

Botpot

Bryn Aitken-Young

CHARLES McFADDEN

Candy Andries

wish to participate in this project

aligned with povert, I know needs vs wants

Carmen Arif

Broker

My Real Estate PRO 123

Carrie Stalder

Founder, Community Engagement Consultant

Closer Knit

Carter Wright

Casey Almond

Financial Analyst

Catherine Reisenwitz

Sex and the State

Charles Robol

Executive Director

Free Content Hub

Charlie Javice

founder

frankfafsa.com

Chas II

Communications Specialist

Che Wagner

Co-Founder / Director

First World Development - Basic Income Referendum Switzerland

Chris Messina

Chris Benner

Professor and Director

Everett Program for Technology and Social Change, UC Santa Cruz

Chris Cassidy

Chris Cormier Maggiano

President

Cormier & Co

Chris Heinz

Chris Oestereich

Publisher

Wicked Problems Collaborative

Chris Oestereich

Publisher

Wicked Problems Collaborative

Christine Dinga

Christopher Knecht

Director

Ohio Prison Project

Colin Murphy

Climate Policy Advocate

Curt Welch

AI Researcher

Self employed

D. JoAnne Swanson

Writer and Founder

Rethinking the Job Culture

Dan Murphy

Dan Ancona

Author

read2063.com

Dan Johnson

CEO

Campaign Filer

Dana Burch

Common Equity

Daniel Fulmer

Danny Pearlberg

Dante Dixson

Assistant Professor in Educational Psychology

Wayne State University

Darrell Jones III

Co Founder

TechEquity Collaborative

Daryl Smith

Hardware and Software Engineer

Dave Reynolds

Artist

Dave Sorensen

Executive Director

Double Play Consulting

David Saab

PhD, Information Sciences and Technology

David C. Jones

CEO Founder

Sonoma IT Solutions

David Lynch

David Ryal Anderson

Social Entrepreneur & Nonprofit Technology Consultant

Ryal.io

David lande

Deanna Robertson

Devin Robinson

Mr.

#OWS

Dhanraj Singh

Policy Analyst

Florida Policy Institute

Dillon Fagan

Student at University of Rhode Island

Doug Williams

Custodian

Medina High School

Dr. Efren D. Castro

Higher Education Administration

Drake

Dumb idea

Smarterthanyou

Conservative

Eliot Gray Fisher

Artist

Elizabeth Carter Isaacson

Freelance Reporter

Elizabeth Pendleton

Eric Braband

Eric Hosemann

Evan Newton

Video Game Director

Fred Niemann, Jr.

optimist, activist, adventurer

Gabor Melli

OpenGov

Gary Yates

Genevieve Powers

Genevieve Powers

Genevieve Powers

Gershon Bialer

Gina Clayton

Founder & Executive Director

Essie Justice Group

Gina Luttrell

Editor in chief

Thoughts on Liberty

Gina Smith

Founder

aNewDomain Media Inc.

Greg Bloom

Greg Osuri

Founder & CEO

OvrClk

Greg Slepak

President

okTurtles Foundation

Gregory Tippett

San Francisco Zen Center

Heather

Heather Purcell

Associate

270 Strategies

Heather Wiker

Student

Howard Croft

Husayn Kassai

CEO

Onfido

Isaac Grove

Isabel Kunkle

Isolde S. Teba

Retired Foreign Language Instructor

J. Patrick Lanigan

JACOPO GIOLA

JB Carlson

Founder

Carlson Universal, Inc.; Carlson Imperatives, NGO

Jack Lukic

Open Source Software Engineer

Semantic UI

Jaclyn Smith-Moore

Web Developer

Jacob Davis Fourre

Jacques Colin

Jaime Cardenas

Jake Putsch

Mr

Teacher

James Palmer

James Palmer Palmer

Jay Bats

Software Developer

Freelance

Jeff Kositsky

Director

San Francisco Department of Homelessness and Supportive Housing

Jeff Porter

Jefferson Hernandez-Tejada

Uber driver

Jeremy W. Logan

Jerome Davis

Concerned Citizen

Jessica Jackley

Jill Weiss

Jill-Marie Sainte

Jim Reesman

CTO

Jimmy Tuscano

Crane operator

Joan Summer

Homemaker

Jodi Yerges

Fiber artist

Joe Aybar

Project Manager

John Griffin

Author

John S. Pellman

Research Assistant (Neuroimaging)

Jon Walker

Policy analyst

Jonathan Brooks

Jose Luis Perez Domingo

Jose Mora Lopez

Joshua Kriegel

Boston University School of Medicine

Joshua Cohen

Professor

Apple, Inc.; UC Berkeley

Judith Oppenheimer

Judy Goldberg

June Lin

Justin Hebert

Author

Justin Schafer

Product Manager

Sungevity

Karl Mattingly

Partner

Dysrupt Laboratories

Karl Widerquit

Associate Professor at SFS-Qatar

Georgetown University

Kathleen Utecht

Managing Partner

Core Innovation Capital

Katie Joy

Katie Smith

Keerat Pannu

Keith Kurson

Web Developer and Researcher

Code for America

Kendra Sarvadi

UX Designer

Kevin D Marsh

Mr

Kevin Gomez

Fellow and Contributor

GenFKD

Kevin Romig

Geography Professor

Northwest Missouri State University

Kosar Jahani

Kyle Johnson

Lana Ershov

Analyst

Warren Group

Lance Foss

CEO

USPublicDomain.org

Lara Gale

Writer

Larry cadam

Workin paycheck to paycheck.

Lowly small city employee

Lauren Wade

THE AWESOME ONE

Dabbler

Laurie Kasparian

Leena Ades

Leonardo Daniel RASGER NICHEA

Ser Humano

Argentina

Les Bain

Founder

Wizard Creek Consulting

Liane Gale

Organizer

BIGMN - Basic Income Guarantee MN, BIWAG (Basic Income Women Action Group)

Linda DeFord

Healthcare IT Consultant

One Family At A Time

Linda Lehnkering

Anaheim Poverty Task Force

Logan Anthony Thomas

Web Developer, game maker, software engineer, human impersonator

Tembo Inc

Lora Wedge

Loren Sickles

MIC Partners & WA BIG Alliance

Lori Reis

Louis Eugene Metzger IV

Investigator (Scientist) and Laboratory Head, Infectious Diseases Division

Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, Inc.

Louis Eugene Metzger IV

Investigator (Scientist), Infectious Diseases

Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, Inc.

Lourdes Armas

Maliha Hasan

University of Toronto

Margaret Lawrence

Marshall Mayer

Democratic Socialists of America

Matt

Video Maker

https://www.youtube.com/Orf

Matt Lock

CEO

Raddish

Max Ghenis

Megan Henson

Student

Melissa Strompolis

Director of Research and Evaluation

Children's Trust of South Carolina

Melissa Peters

Activist

Mia Gutfreund

Social Worker

Michael Howard

Professor of Philosophy, University of Maine, Coordinator of USBIG Network

Michael McBride

Pastor

PICO's LIVE FREE campaign

Michael Woodson

Artist

MichaelJohn J Davis

Michelle Puckett

Poet, Doula, and Visionary Organizer

Miranda Greenhoward

Morgaine Swann

Morgan Aitken-Young

Nabeel

Nathan Yinger

Tutor

Neil Ramsay

Founder ArtsUP! Experimental Gallery, Educator, Creative Economics at Kennington Gray

Kennington Gray

Neil Bhandari

Artist

NiMA Asghari

Analyst, Robotics Expert

Drone Industry Insights

Niclas Holtappels

Care-giver

Nikki Goodson

Nina Kilbride

Legal Engineer

Omari Cherry

founder

Economic Increase Outreach Ministries

Oscar Tirado

Owen Poindexter

Cohost of The Basic Income Podcast

Pam Marcus

Co-Founder

Lifefactory, Inc.

Pamela Hope

Patrick Sims

CSO

Legend

Philip Bradford

SEIU Disabilities Caucus

Priya Kothari

Economist

Priyang

Quantika

Rachel Burger

Writer

Raf Noboa y Rivera

Progressive Activist & Writer

Raquel Ortega

Health Care

SSM Health

Ray Ahmed

Commucations Manager

Lincoln Network

Regina O'Vonnor

Community Organizer

Renee Howard

Rob

Rob Magnusson

Robert Coats

Robert Flanagan Moore

Master of Public Policy Candidate

University of California, Berkeley, Goldman School of Public Policy

Robert Lepenies

Social Scientist

Robin Ketelaars

Webintegrator/activist

Basic Income Europe

Rochelle Begay

Rocky Fernandez

Community Organizer

Ross Sharrott

Founder

Rusty Shackleford

Domicile Engineer

Ruth Sappelt

Ruth Chichester

Victims of Social Services Unite!

Salomon Konig

Partner

Talisman Family Alliance

Samantha Thompson

Sammie Rayner

Co-Founder & COO

HandUp

Samuel Andert

Founder of a global basic income

innoviio (former http://coopen.io)

Sara Ziff

Sara Fenske Bahat

Senior Lecturer in Economics

California College of Art

Sasha Campbell

Satwik Seshasai

Chief Technology Officer

Segovia

Saul A González

Samaritan House

Scott Sauer

Disabled Veteran

Scott Morris

Founder, CEO

Ithacash | Main St. Market

Scott Palmer

Partner at PGM

Sean Eldridge

Sean Macmannis

Shane Watt

artist, educator, activist

Shanna Nasiri

Director

Nasiri Foundation

Sharky Laguana

CEO & Founder

Bandago

Shelby Clark

Co-Founder

Peers.org

Sheridan (Sherry) Nassar

Deeply concerned citizen of the world and ALL of it's inhabitants

Work @ Rice University

Siobhán Lynch

CyberSecurity Operations Engineer

Sri Ganesh Buddhavarapu

Engineer

Sridevi Valluri

Stefan P'Pool Jr

Stefan Hilts

Economist and Independent UBI Researcher

Stephen Kernytsky

Stephen L. Hurst

Founder & CEO, Savant HWP, Inc.

Savant HWP, Inc.

Stephen Mallik

Founder: MooS.ai, Chairman: ArtiE.ai

MooS Foundation, ArtiE Labs Inc.

Stephen Mallik

Founder: MooS.ai, Chairman: ArtiE.ai

MooS Foundation, ArtiE Labs Inc.

Steve Pepple

Product Designer

OpenGov

Steven Johnson

Author

Steven Shafarman

Author and independent scholar

BIEN, USBIG, and Basic Income Action

Susan Hobart

Susan Milton

President

The Barefoot Alliance

Susan Windle

Poet

Suzanne Lay

Tandrea Parrott

Rand Corporation

Thomas Griffin

Founder

Thomas Sangenito

Thomas Voss

Founder

FabForward Consultancy, Singapore

Thorbjørn Lindeijer

Programmer

Tibet Sprague

Terran Cooperative

Tiffany N. Hinton, Ph.D.

Tikva Morowati

Tim Kelly

Timothy Lilienthal

Moral Economy Campaign Director

PICO National Network

Timothy Roscoe Carter

Supervisory Attorney

People With Disabilities Foundation

Tina Cornely

Founder & CEO

Bridging Humanity

Topher Hunt

Web developer

Tyler Prochazka

Features Editor

Basic Income Earth Network

Vanessa Nowitzky

Artistic Director

A Singdancing Company

Vanita Kalra

Artist

Varun Deshpande

Virgil Fenn

Vito Cammarata

Software Technician

Vivian Wang

Director

Sasson Capital Holdings

Vu Nguyen

Mr.

William Grisolia

Founder

Grisolia Investment Group, International

William Thomas

Winnie Wong

Co-Founder

People For Bernie

Yan Liu

Zach Hoover

antonio son

handyman/contractor

carles morales

jeremy price

jimmy kruz

Cuban Band Leader

HavanaExpress

lizzie grimes

rashad braddy

student

kennesaw state university

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