State Director, For Our Future Nevada
Gariety Pruitt brings her extensive experience and long-standing commitment to grassroots fieldwork to For Our Future as the State Director for Nevada. Gariety is passionate about campaign work because she gets to be a part of something bigger and greater than herself. Over the past decade, she has worked on a multitude of campaigns in California, Idaho, New York, and Nevada. Most recently, Gariety served as the Political Director for the Nevada Conservation League & Education Fund, helping deliver significant wins for progressives and conservation voters in 2018. She previously worked for the AFL-CIO as the State Campaign Director and Campaign Manager for Nevada and as the Data Coordinator for the Western region. During this time she directed the largest and most successful 2016 battleground program in the country with 25 senior staff and 750 release staff on the ground across the state. Gariety also worked with the Nevada Assembly Democratic Caucus as its Member Services, Data & Field Director.
Born in raised in Sun Valley, Idaho, Gariety graduated with a B.S. in Political Science from Santa Clara University. She also received a dual M.A. in Elections and Campaign Management and Latin American and Latino Studies from Fordham University. Gariety spent more than three years serving as a Rural Health and Sanitation Sector Extensionist & Volunteer Coordinator with the Peace Corps in Asunción, Paraguay.