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Meet Galen…

Galen Auer (they/them) is Common Cause Rhode Island’s new Outreach Coordinator. Their primary responsibilities include assisting in the execution of Rhode Island’s 2020 Census outreach plan. That includes focusing on how to reach hard to count populations throughout the state. Galen will work closely with members of Rhode Island’s Statewide Complete Count Committee.

Prior to coming to Common Cause, Galen worked at the Center for Reconciliation, a Providence-based non-profit focused on racial justice and racial reconciliation. They also worked as a journalist at Providence Business News after graduating with degrees in journalism and Mandarin Chinese from the University of Rhode Island.

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