Eric Moorer

Eric Moorer, Ohio Valley Outreach Manager

Eric Moorer joins USGLC after serving as Deputy Canvass Director for the Grassroots Team’s DC office, fundraising on behalf of Amnesty International. Previously, Eric interned for a U.S. Senator’s state operation and served as a Catholic Community Connection fellow for the Society of St. Vincent de Paul. Earlier, Eric worked as a political campaign coordinator for a Cleveland City Council candidate and as the executive assistant for an Ohio gubernatorial campaign. A native of Northeast Ohio, Eric earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in history from Notre Dame College, where he served as the college student representative to the Propel Ohio Collegiate Leadership Summit and was a 2-time conference champion for the college’s track and field team. Eric is a proud Cleveland sports fan and excited to manage outreach efforts in the Ohio Valley.

 

Posts by Eric Moorer

  • March 3, 2022
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    What They’re Saying in the Heartland

    Nezar Jamal, Eric Moorer, Zane Francescato | March 3, 2022

    As our hearts and prayers are with the people of Ukraine under Russia’s unprovoked invasion and attack on democracy, American’s global leadership in diplomacy and foreign policy is taking center stage. In addition to immediate actions taken by...

  • March 2, 2022
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    Bridging the Gap for Refugees

    Eric Moorer | March 2, 2022

    The CRC has taken an innovative approach in aiding newly resettled refugees. Jamia Jowers, CRC Board President, explained that “the biggest problem refugees face when they get to Illinois is food insecurity.” Services offered by the CRC are...

  • February 8, 2022
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    10 Influential Black Americans in Foreign Policy, Past and Present

    Lukogho Kasomo, Eric Moorer, Jared Lawrence, Tim Ragland, Tynia Lewis | February 8, 2022

    In honor of Black History Month, below is a brief list of laudable Black Americans whose commitment to America’s leadership in the world, through smart and effective investments in development and diplomacy, have helped advance our interests both at home and abroad.

  • December 20, 2021
    Blog

    Soybean Growers Staying Strong During the COVID Pandemic

    Eric Moorer | December 20, 2021

    Nearly every industry has been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, and soybean farmers are not excluded.

  • October 21, 2021
    Blog

    Northeast Ohio Leaders Helping Afghan Refugees Reach Safety

    Eric Moorer | October 21, 2021

    Leaders in Northeast Ohio are taking the Afghan crisis into their own hands. Ohio Advisory Committee members, Ambassador Jennifer Brush and Global Ties Akron Executive Director, Michelle Wilson, have teamed up to assist Afghan refugees with evacuation and resettlement.

  • September 21, 2021
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    Nanotechnology Helps to Create a Cleaner World

    Eric Moorer | September 21, 2021

    What if we could convert waste into fuel? What would it mean for our future? Genus Bioenergy, based in Skokie, Illinois and led by F. Lee Simmons, is using Stochiometric Decomposition Recombination (SDR) technology to simultaneously create clean energy and jobs.

  • September 21, 2021
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    At the Intersection of Technology and Foreign Policy

    Eric Moorer | September 21, 2021

    After observing a lack of training material for foreign policy officials on cutting edge technology and how it affects nations, the economy, and national security, Dr. Mung Chiang came up with a game-changing idea. Today, the ‘tech tank’ aims bring deep engineering expertise to foreign policy makers and to provide them technology training.