Laura Moser is the Founder of Daily Action. Her journalism has appeared in a wide range of publications, including the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and Slate. She is the author of a Bette Davis biography and the co-author of four young-adult novels as well as the co-author of many nonfiction books, several of them New York Times bestsellers. Moser grew up in Houston and graduated from Amherst College. She currently lives in Houston with her husband, Arun Chaudhary, their two young children, and a variety of rescue cats. Daily Action marks her first foray into politics. She has taken a leave of absence from the organization to run for Congress from the 7th District of Texas.
John Burton is the Political Director of Daily Action. His previous political experience includes working as a policy analyst at the Center for American Progress, serving as one of the first 20 employees of Barack Obama’s 2007-2008 Presidential Campaign, and then joining the Obama Administration in Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner’s office. Before joining Daily Action, John was Vice President and Chief of Staff of J.P. Morgan’s Technology Investment Bank focusing on Internet and Digital Media companies. He is a graduate of Harvard, Stanford Graduate School of Business, and Miami-Dade County Public Schools. John currently lives in San Francisco and is Treasurer and a member of the Board of Directors of San Francisco’s LGBT Community Center.
Tony Baker is the Chief Coordinator of Daily Action. A native Angeleno, Tony came to Daily Action from Revolution Messaging, a full-service digital communications company devoted to advancing progressive causes. After earning his degree in French and International Politics from Columbia University, he intended to study French translation and interpretation before the 2016 campaign convinced him to put his leftist principles into action.