Calvin A. Lee joined the American Federation for Children in August of 2017 and serves as the state of Wisconsin’s field director. In his current role, he is working to advance the agenda of education reform through the legislative process and community relations. Calvin has been involved in the political arena early on in his career having studied Political Science with a minor in Economics at Xavier University (Ohio). Upon completion of serving in the United States Army, he resumed his career in politics. He has served in various levels of government along with representing labor unions in both the private and public sectors. Before joining the American Federation for Children, he ran political campaigns and served as the chief of staff for a Wisconsin legislator.

He continues to serve his community on various boards with the vision and purpose of “effectuating change and grooming future leaders!” He enjoys spending time with his children Calvin, Cameron and Ciera along with golfing, reading, writing and traveling.