Step 2

After the election, people turned to Pantsuit Nation to seek support from and encourage one another—and to figure out “What’s next?” The same question was on the minds of founder Libby Chamberlain, Tunis and other group administrators. Once the decision was made to launch a nonprofit, Chamberlain says Tunis was the obvious choice to lead it.“She has a capacity to connect with people really quickly and a really strong set of values that’s hard to find in digital organizing,” Chamberlain says. “She brought a competence and a way to cut through the incredible amount of frustration, anger and confusion.”