Who We Are

United by a shared goal and a common purpose, The National Consensus believes the best way to affect lasting legal and legislative progress is with one shared voice.

Our Founders

Sri Rampalli

CTO

Sri comes from a financial services and technology background with over 20 years of defining business & technology strategies in fortune-100 organizations. He has a Masters in Computer science and brings deep knowledge of data driven analytics and he is passionate about AI based solutions to solve real world problems 

Suzanne Zudiker

Dir. Parternships

Suzanne ran operations and development for many top-tier non-profits and other mission driven organizations. Suzanne has a Business & Political Science degree with over 15 years of experience in driving the success, reach & revenue of social impact organizations (UN Foundation, Reading is Fundamental, The Everglades Foundation and Direct Relief)

Damon Alley

CEO

Damon Alley is a co-founder and the creator of the National Consensus concept. He is an entrepreneur with a background in finance and real estate. Damon created the idea on the principle that change, whatever that may be, can only occur if carried out under clear objectives that can maintain and sustain its efforts. 

Damon Alley
Damon Alley

"It takes but one fire to ignite the world"

Suzanne Zudiker
Suzanne Zudiker

“For years, organizations have been trying to create permanent lasting impact to little avail. While I honor those efforts and all of the progress that has been made up until today, we aim to do things differently"

Sri Rampalli
Sri Rampalli

"They say change happens from within but it needs to enabled by a process and movement to bring about that change"

Damon Alley
Damon Alley

"It takes but one fire to ignite the world"

Suzanne Zudiker
Suzanne Zudiker

“For years, organizations have been trying to create permanent lasting impact to little avail. While I honor those efforts and all of the progress that has been made up until today, we aim to do things differently"

Sri Rampalli
Sri Rampalli

"They say change happens from within but it needs to enabled by a process and movement to bring about that change"

Michael Beeler
Michael Beeler

"Free and unfettered communication is where liberty begins"

Gene Fruge

Dir. Development

After a brief NFL career with The Washington Football Team (91) and the LA Rams (92) preseason, Gene dedicated his life to public service. He is a lifetime nonprofit professional with over 20 years of fundraising experience. Over the years, he has successfully led the fundraising efforts of numerous nonprofit organizations and political campaigns

Ryan Sloane

Dir. Media Relations

Ryan is a Peabody award-winning and Emmy-nominated television news veteran of 20 years. In his time spent at local and network newsrooms all over the country, Ryan saw how technology dramatically changed the media landscape.

Michael Beeler

Dir. Marketing

Michael Beeler is a Senior Creative Lead / Marketing Director. He has a track record of 20 years in Design leadership and involvement in a wide range of global, omni channel engagements.

Michael Beeler
Michael Beeler

"Free and unfettered communication is where liberty begins"

Ryan Sloane
Ryan Sloane

"Everyone now has an HD camera and ability to broadcast from almost anywhere in the world. When people use that technology to share their stories, we have a responsibility to listen."

Gene Fruge
Gene Fruge

“I believe that life is a journey and not a destination. Trust your journey and do as much good as possible along the way.”

Ryan Sloane
Ryan Sloane

"Everyone now has an HD camera and ability to broadcast from almost anywhere in the world. When people use that technology to share their stories, we have a responsibility to listen."

Gene Fruge
Gene Fruge

“I believe that life is a journey and not a destination. Trust your journey and do as much good as possible along the way.”

Our Backers

Our backers are industry professionals with experience in media, educational content, marketing, graphic design, legal, IT, and more. That experience is an indispensable and invaluable resource for our efforts.

In order to garner the engagement and participation required to host a credible national consensus we will need massive news coverage. If you have any connections to national media or influencers who can help us get the word out then we would love to hear from you. If you believe in our moonshot mission, click here to find out more.