Deputy Legislative Director

John Magnino is the Deputy Legislative Director at SiX. In this role, John works to develop and deepen relationships with legislators, legislative staff, and organizational partners in states across the country. Before joining SiX, John worked at the American Legislative and Issue Campaign Exchange (ALICE) helping to develop an online library of progressive state-level and local legislation. Prior to ALICE, John worked at the Democratic Party of Wisconsin in a number of roles relating to party-building, membership, and administration. John is a 2015 fellow of New Leaders Council – Wisconsin and currently serves on the board of New Leaders Council – Colorado. John received his Master’s of Public Affairs from the La Follette School of Public Affairs with a emphasis on social policy.  John graduated with honors from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a Bachelor’s in Political Science. John originally hails from Arlington Heights, Illinois.