Job Title: Executive Director
Bio: Eric Couto is a native of Milwaukee and works for Wisconsin Progress where he is responsible for recruiting, training, and electing the best progressive candidates in Wisconsin. Eric has worked on Wisconsin campaigns for over a decade. He worked for Obama for America National Advance Team, Mayor Tom Barrett (x3), Senator Herb Kohl, Congresswoman Gwen Moore, District Attorney John Chisholm, the Assembly Democratic Campaign Committee, and the City of Milwaukee.
Eric lives in Shorewood with his wife Nadine and their two daughters Gabriella and Francesca. Outside of work, Eric can be found on the golf course or at the only soccer bar in Shorewood, the Three Lions Pub.