Sortition Foundation Team

Brett Hennig

Dr Brett Hennig
Co-founder and Director

Brett is an author and activist. He co-founded and directs the Sortition Foundation, has written "The End of Politicians: Time for a Real Democracy", and his Ted.com talk on Sortition now has well over a million views.

Peter Cross

Peter Cross
Director

Peter is involved with the "Citizens Convention on UK Democracy", the RSA's "Campaign for Deliberative Democracy", and in many other places wherever he can influence citizen participation through Sortition.

Philipp Verpoort

Philipp Verpoort
Co-director

Philipp is one of our local representatives in Cambridge and is committed to bringing the ideas of Citizens' Assemblies to the city by running campaigns and applying for grants.