To say that Patrick Gaspard has had an impressive career as an activist is an understatement.
Listen to this week’s episode of STAFFER to hear more on his experiences: fighting against South
African apartheid as a teenager; working in several presidential campaigns, including for Jesse
Jackson, Howard Dean, and Barack Obama; running politics and policy for labor giant SEIU 1199;
working in the Obama White House and DNC; serving as U.S. Ambassador to South Africa; and
today, as the CEO of Center for American Progress Action Fund.