About Author: Genevieve Van Cleve

Genevieve Van Cleve is the Deputy Political Director at Annie’s List. Prior to Annie’s List, Genevieve served as the Campaign Manager for Rep. Diana Maldonado. Rep. Maldonado is the first Democrat to be elected in Williamson Count in over a decade. Genevieve is a published poet and veteran spoken word performer. In 2005, her work was chosen to appear in the college textbook, Poetry Slam: Redux. In 2007 her poetry was picked to appear in two anthologies, Adam’s Rib, edited by Mahogany Brown, and Word Warriors, edited by Alix Olsen (Seal Press). In 2006, Genevieve released a CD of her work entitled Lady Business. She has appeared on stages across the United States, Ireland, England, and Denmark. The late, great Molly Ivins, featured Genevieve at her monthly political salons and characterized her work as “funny as hell.”

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