Chairman of the Board
Sean Tenner has spent his career working for organizations and officials dedicated to social justice and public interest. Tenner served on President Obama’s campaign staff during both his U.S. Senate and Presidential campaigns and has worked for 20 years to successfully elect Democrats at every level of government. In addition to leading the Uptown-based consulting firm KNI Communications, he has held leadership roles in a wide variety of innovative non-profit organizations. Tenner lives on Buena Avenue with his wife Shiwali, who founded the non-profit Indian dance organization Tribhang to raise awareness of global women’s rights issues. He is proud of his mother Nancy, a former pre-school teacher and his father Gene who is active in Buena Park Neighbors and recently honored as 46th Ward Senior of the Year for his tireless community work.