Director of Policy & Civic Tech
Jen Tolentino is Rock the Vote’s Director of Policy & Civic Tech. She manages the continued development of its online voter registration platform, coordinates external voter registration partnerships, and spearheads all voting rights, election administration and technology policy work.
Prior to joining Rock the Vote, Jen spent two years working on the Voting Information Project at the Pew Charitable Trusts. During her tenure at Pew, Jen led the state and local government outreach, working with election officials to make critical voting information available online and accessible to voters. She has also spent time engaging advocates across the country on preservation issues at the National Trust, worked as a graduate student researcher to former Gov. Michael Dukakis, and served as a Post-Secondary Coach with For Love Of Children.
Jen is based in Los Angeles and a native Californian, receiving her BA in English from UC Riverside, and her MPP from UCLA’s Luskin School of Public Affairs.