Beth Fraser has been a progressive political leader for over two decades. She served as a Deputy Secretary of State with Mark Ritchie from 2007 to 2014, leading his work to expand voter rights, fight voter suppression efforts, and develop online voter registration in Minnesota. Before that she served as the Public Policy Director for eight years for the progressive coalition that preceded TakeAction Minnesota. Most recently Beth has been working to improve access to jobs and education for deaf and hard of hearing people. She serves as the chair of our political action committee, OutFront Minnesota Action, and joined the OutFront Minnesota Board of Directors in 2016. She lives in Saint Paul with her wife, Pam, and a house full of animals.