Our mission

Empowering the next generation of civic leaders, because everyone should be
able to understand and take action on the issues that impact their lives.

The Countable Team

We're a group of technologists and journalists, activists and organizers. Together, we believe in the power of smart content and intuitive digital tools to lower barriers to community entry and participation.

Team Members

Bart Myers

Founder & CEO

Alex Kouts


Paul Stich


VP Engineering

VP Business Operations

Amanda Crumley

Business Development

Ed Manning

Business Development

Mathews Pierson

Business Development

Emily Bell

Product Manager

Sean Abrahams

Principal Software Engineer

Eric Revell

Legislative Director

Neil Johnson

Senior Software Engineer

Massimo Cardarelli

Sales Associate

Tim Van Ness

Software Engineer

Monica Rao

Client Success & Operations

Strategic Advisors

Rick Kaplan

Former President, CNN & MSNBC

Sen. Evan Bayh

Former U.S. Senator, Indiana

Ed Feulner

Founder, Heritage Foundation

Joe Trippi

Founder, Trippi & Associates

George Gorton

Lead, National Institute of Politics

Evan Dobelle

Former Chief Protocol, White House

Chris Kelly

Former CPO and GC, Facebook

Jon Runyan

Former U.S. Rep, New Jersey

Erin McPike

Political Correspondent, CNN

Patrick Murphy

Former Under Secretary, U.S. Army

Jonathan Mantz

Finance Director, Clinton Campaign

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