Tashawna Gill entered the Michigan's political landscape in 2013. After learning her duties as a precinct delegate, Tashawna felt it was important to train others for free. Since 2013 she has grown membership to over 4,000 members statewide.
Tashawna has also created a number of other powerful organizations which have helped to change the scope of elections in Michigan. Women for Michigan United, United Precinct Delegates, The Grassroots Caucus, The New Black Progressives, and Take Back MI 2020. She is also the Executive Director of The African American Leadership Institute. All organizations aim to do one thing Empower the people.
Ms. Gill's belief is that everyone has a talent and no campaign or movement can be successful without the grassroots. She strongly believes that the job of a good leader is to find that talent and nurture it.
Precinct Delegates and grassroots organizer, in 2018, from around the state all worked overtime to make sure the job got done.