Prior to founding Molly Allen Associates, LLC, Molly was a partner at Springer Associates for three years, a leading Democratic fundraising firm in Washington, DC. Molly was recruited to join Springer Associates after serving as the Finance Director on a nationally targeted Congressional race in Indiana. Prior to the campaign trail, Molly worked in Chicago consulting on several congressional races and a gubernatorial candidate. Molly got her start working for Senator Dick Durbin, the senior senator from Illinois.
Molly, a native of Columbus, Ohio, earned her Bachelor of Science in Communications Studies from Northwestern University in 2001. Prior to undergrad, Molly studied for a year at Oakham School in Oakham, the county town of Rutland, East Midlands, England. Molly is a graduate of Culver Academies in Culver, Indiana. She resides in Kensington, Maryland with her husband and their three children.
Hannah Bruce, Director, is a graduate of Bowdoin College, where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Art History. Prior to joining Molly Allen Associates LLC, Hannah served as the Finance Director for Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-2), a nationally targeted race by the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, and was responsible for raising over $3 million to help secure a victory for the Congresswoman, the first time a Democrat had held the seat for three straight terms. During the 2014 cycle, Hannah served as the DCCC’s Deputy West Finance Director raising funds directly for the Committee. Hannah got her start in fundraising during the 2012 cycle at the DCCC. Hannah is from Hanover, New Hampshire.
Colin Craib, Associate, is a 2012 graduate of James Madison University where he received a Bachelor of Science in Public Policy. Prior to joining Molly Allen Associates, LLC in 2015, Colin participated in the 2014 fundraising drive for Congressman Bruce Braley’s Iowa Senate campaign and also held an Associate position with the Member Services Department of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. Colin is from Ramsey, New Jersey.
Hayley Furmaniuk, Associate, is a 2016 graduate of Northwestern University where she completed a Bachelor’s of Science in Sociology with a minor in marketing . Prior to joining Molly Allen Associates, Hayley interned in the major gifts department of EMILY’s List and on Tammy Duckworth’s 2016 Senatorial campaign. Hayley is from Belmont, Massachusetts.
Chris Postema, Senior Associate, is a graduate of Calvin College with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. Prior to joining Molly Allen Associates, LLC in April of 2014, Chris fundraised for the Michigan Democratic Party. Previously, he was the Deputy Finance Director for Senator Debbie Stabenow’s re-election campaign in 2012 and former Congressman Zack Space’s re-election campaign in 2010. Chris is from Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Eddie Reilingh, Associate, is a 2015 graduate of Indiana University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a minor in marketing. Prior to joining Molly Allen Associates, Eddie spent time on the hill interning for Rep. Suzan DelBene (WA-01) and Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-11). He also spent time in New York City interning for advertising agencies, where he worked on the rebranding campaign of Hewlett-Packard. Eddie is from Westchester County, New York.