Samir Selmanović Ph.D., PCC Serves as Co-Chair and Director of Strategy and Partnerships and Vote Common Good. Over the years, Samir has been an ally to individuals and organizations who want to grow simpler and practice real change in real time. He grew up in a European Muslim family, served twelve years as an ordained Evangelical pastor in the U.S., and founded an interfaith organization in NYC. For the last ten years, he has been a coach, consultant, and speaker, helping leaders from sage CEOs to teenage community organizers survive and thrive. Through Wisdom Workroom, Samir helps his individual and organizational clients cross their next threshold and achieve their most important goals through the practice of being present, telling a bigger story, and befriending the unknown. Samir lives in and loves New York City.