Amy Couch and Maggie Stewart

Amy Couch is the Communications and Marketing Manager of the National Veteran Institute for Procurement, an entrepreneurial training program for veteran-owned and service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses. As a recovering evangelical and conversion therapy recipient, Amy has dedicated her career to advancing progressive political, nonprofit, and corporate missions by combining marketing expertise with a love of political science and a passion for community-building. She lives in Maryland with her wife, their four children, and their children’s two rescue hamsters, three rescue dogs, and five rescue guinea pigs.

Maggie Stewart was born and raised in the deep South and grew up as a southern evangelical. She became an atheist and humanist during her graduate work. Stewart has both an MA and a PhD in British literature with an emphasis in women’s studies. After teaching for several years, Stewart now works in the corporate world.

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