Lily Franklin

Policy and Political Assistant
Lily is a Virginia native who is passionate about passing pro-democracy laws, fighting corruption, and working to restore the political imbalance that is felt across the nation. She comes to RepresentUs with six years of policy and political analysis experience.
She began her career as an educator. After realizing her students’ struggles needed to be addressed at a systemic level, she started working in the Virginia State Legislature as a Legislative Director. In that role, she helped draft and pass legislation in Virginia. Lily is a graduate of Longwood University and is based in Blacksburg, VA where she spends her free time walking her dog and hiking.