Amy Keith joined Common Cause in 2022 as the Program Director for Florida. She leads Common Cause Florida’s work to create open, accountable government that serves the public interest and empower all people to make their voices heard in the political process.
Amy comes to Common Cause with over 20 years of nonprofit management and coalition-building experience. She spent 18 years working in international humanitarian response for nongovernmental organizations including the International Rescue Committee and the Danish Refugee Council, among others. Working primarily in South Asia and the Middle East, she managed disaster preparedness and recovery programs, built interagency coalitions, and advocated for the rights of refugees and people affected by crisis. Since returning to the U.S., she has been actively engaged in the democracy space in Florida, leading election protection, voting rights outreach and civic education initiatives with the League of Women Voters.
She holds a Master of Public Administration from Columbia University and a BA in Philosophy from Bates College.