Senior Government Leader
The recipient of Campaigns & Elections Magazine’s 2016 Rising Star award
Kouri is the Chairman of the Board of Directors at ChiGivesBack. He previously served as the Chief of Staff to Cook County Commissioner Richard R. Boykin of the 1st District, the legislative and public policy body of the second largest regional government in the United States with a $5.36 billion annual budget. He previously served as the District of Columbia State Director for President Barack Obama’s re-election campaign, then as the Executive Director of Democratic GAIN, a progressive political association with 42,000 members. Kouri is the recipient of Campaigns & Elections Magazine’s 2016 Rising Star award, one of the political industry’s most prestigious honors. He is a member of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago’s Young Professionals Board of Directors and sits on the Loyola Hospital Chicago Gun Violence Committee.