Michael J. Hout
Michael J. Hout is the Chairman and a Founding Member of The American Moderate.
His past experience includes serving in multiple statewide and national roles with the College Democrats of Massachusetts and America, and was most recently Vice President of the former and National Chartering Director of the latter. He has worked in the U.S. House of Representatives, with the Advance Team for the Hillary Clinton Campaign, and for numerous other campaigns and government offices in several states. He is the Co-Founder of Students Against Gun Violence, an active, and very much Moderate Democrat, and has presided over a number of organizations both on his campus and beyond. He is presently an undergraduate at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, where he is a triple major in history, English, and political science, and enrolled each semester in courses at neighboring Amherst College and, though less so, Smith College. He intends to pursue a J.D., as well as a Ph.D. in history, and is passionate about bringing American political discourse back to the center.