Micah C. T. Sims serves as Executive Director of Common Cause Pennsylvania. The goal of this national nonpartisan advocacy organization is to create open, honest, and accountable government that serves the public interest. Common Cause Pennsylvania has over 30,000 members, which is part of the 1.1 million of Common Cause members across the United States.
Micah is a fifth-generation ordained minister, who has pastored significant African Methodist Episcopal church congregations in Pennsylvania. His ministry calling is not exclusively in the pulpit, but is additionally active in civic engagement and community development. This passion is personified in his work on several political campaigns including working as a PA state director in the re-election campaign of President Barack Obama.
He attended Villanova University for undergraduate studies and Lancaster Theological Seminary for a graduate degree work in pastoral theology and divinity. Micah is a lifetime member of NAACP, member of American Political Science Association and serves on several boards on the local and state level.
Micah is married to Rev. Tameaka Reid Sims and they are the proud parents of five talented young people ranging in age from 19 to 12 years old.