Jeremy Bernton is a director on Arabella’s Managed Organizations team. He provides support to Arabella’s managed nonprofits, including the New Venture Fund, a 501(c)(3) public charity, and the Sixteen Thirty Fund, a 501(c)(4) social welfare organization. Jeremy manages a diverse portfolio of impactful public interest projects primarily focused on civil rights, health, and social and economic justice.
Jeremy brings diverse experience working at the intersection of campaigns, advocacy and engagement, operations, politics, and policy. Prior to joining Arabella, Jeremy served as the deputy director of logistics for the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, providing strategic direction and management oversight for a department of over 65 staff and consultants responsible for credentials, housing, transportation, security, and convention center operations. Jeremy spent the four previous years in the Obama administration, serving as director of outreach and recruitment in the White House Presidential Personnel Office and as advisor to the Bureau for Europe and Eurasia at the US Agency for International Development. He previously spent five years at the Democratic National Committee in a variety of roles.
Jeremy earned his JD from the Georgetown University Law Center and his BA from the University of Wisconsin at Madison.