About Us

Christine Lopes


Christine Lopes was named Executive Director of Common Cause Rhode Island in 2006.


Christine gained extensive political, legislative, and grassroots organizing experience in a variety of positions in Massachusetts including as political consultant/organizer for Service Employees International Union, Local 509; campaign coordinator for a "Clean Elections" gubernatorial campaign; field director of the Early Education for All Campaign; and as deputy chief of staff for State Rep. Byron Rushing, second assistant majority leader.


She is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and is currently pursuing a master's degree in Public Administration.