Heather Colburn, one of the top political fundraisers in the country, founded Rapid Returns with Mitchell Lester to back progressive candidates with the best direct mail strategy in the business. She has managed races, overseen campaigns, and raised money for progressive organizations and candidates all across America. Heather has been a political consultant for progressive nonprofits, political organizations, campaigns, and candidates for public office for more than 15 years. Her clients have included Planned Parenthood, EMILY’s List, the League of Conservation Voters, and the Human Rights Campaign. Heather is an established entrepreneur who also is the founder of the digital firm Run the World.
In the 2012 cycle, she served as a senior advisor for women on the Obama for America campaign and as a political advisor to EMILY’s List. She played a significant role in the election of Tammy Baldwin to the Senate and was recognized as one of the Top 50 Women in the 2012 Elections. By choosing Rapid Returns, you are not only getting incredible direct mail strategy, but you are also putting your values into action by supporting a female-co-owned-and-operated firm.