Leah Bannon

Leah Bannon

Technology and Democracy Fellow, AY 2016-17
Leah Bannon

Leah Bannon organizes the Tech Lady Hackathons, and is a civil servant and product lead at 18F.

At 18F, she leads the betaFEC project, which is building simple tools for exploring campaign finance data, the FEC's first APIs, legal resources, and political registration and reporting guides. Leah recently wrote about her work on this project on the 18F blog: Building better by building together with the Federal Election Commission.

Leah also currently serves as an agile coach for other projects, consults with agencies to build APIs with their high-value data sets, supports the 18F diversity working group, and manages an Agile BPA contract. Previously at 18F, Leah worked on FBOpen, the 18F Dashboard, immigration, and the USA Analytics Dashboard.

Follow Leah on Twitter: @leahbannon

Democratic Governance Program Fellows