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America’s Veterans Fight to Remake American Democracy Participant Bios:

Eric Bronner:

Founder & COO of Veterans for Political Innovation. Eric graduated with Honors from the United States Naval Academy in 1997. After college, he served on Active Duty for eight years as a Naval Flight Officer, Mission Commander, and Navy ROTC Recruiter and Instructor. Eric and his family moved to St. Louis in 2005, where he graduated cum laude from Washington University School of Law in 2009. After some time practicing law, and over seven years as a full-time real estate broker-agent, he’s pursuing his calling and deep passion - systematic political reforms--a champion for any political innovation that fosters a more competitive, better functioning democratic Republic. 

Todd Conner: 

Co-Founder and CEO of Veterans for Political Innovation, author of Third Shift Entrepreneur. He founded Bunker Labs (www.BunkerLabs.org) to help military veterans and their spouses start and grow their own businesses, and facilitate professional growth experiences through The Collective Academy. 

Yinka Faleti:

VFI Board member. He is a Nigerian-American politician and United States Army veteran who was the Democratic candidate for Missouri Secretary of State in the 2020 election. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science from the United States Military Academy at West Point and with a Juris Doctor from the Washington University School of Law.

He has previously worked as the executive director of the nonprofit Forward Through Ferguson, the senior vice president of United Way of Greater St. Louis, a state prosecutor at the St. Louis Circuit Attorney's Office, and a litigation attorney at international law firm Bryan Cave.


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