Mary Moran is the co-founder of Our Voice Nuestra Voz (OVNV), an issues organizing effort in New Orleans. OVNV works to build the capacity of community members to act as advocates in order to ensure equity and justice for Black and Brown people in New Orleans. Mary’s passion to empower Black and Brown communities comes from her experiences as an Afro-Latina growing up in South Los Angeles. Mary has over 15 years of experience in organizing, teaching, grassroots leadership development, elections, and lobbying. In addition to developing OVNV Mary also provides strategic and tactical development on issues and local political campaigns in Louisiana.
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