Welcome to Democrats Abroad Paris!

DAF-Paris is a Chapter of Democrats Abroad France, representing those US Democrats living in the Paris/Île de France region. Our activities include voter assistance and education, member meet-ups to discuss political issues and varying topics, lectures, debates and panel discussions, film screenings, parties and special events. 

The new Paris Chapter Executive Committee members are:

  • Reed Kennedy, DAF-Paris Chair
  • Meagan Lopez, DAF-Paris Vice Chair
  • Kate Barrett, DAF-Paris Secretary
  • Marissa Burkett, DAF-Paris Communications
  • Connie Borde, DAF-Paris Events
  • Didier Moutou, DAF-Paris Outreach (GOTV & Database/IT)

Reed Kennedy, Chapter Chair
Democrats Abroad Paris
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DA Paris Leadership:

Reed Kennedy
| DAF Paris Chair; DAF Diversity Caucus Co-Chair
Meagan Lopez
| DAF-Paris Vice Chair, Hispanic Caucus Steering Committee
Constance Borde
| DAF Women's Caucus Co-Chair; DNC Rep; Global Women's Caucus Steering Team
Kate B
| DAF-Paris Secretary
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  • News

    Call For Candidates: Run for Paris Leadership



    DAF's Paris Chapter will conduct its Leadership Election on March 13, 2019 via Zoom.

    The nominations period for candidates is open, and the deadline is February 25, 2019. Candidates are sought for the following positions

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    Meetups: Connect with Primary Candidate Campaigns!

    Interested in supporting a Democratic Primary candidate from France? You can connect directly with candidate campaigns and local supporter groups near you. We will be updating this page regularly — if you know of a group that you think should be added here, please let us know at [email protected].

    Note: This information is provided as a service to Democrats Abroad France members, and is available on an equal basis to all US Democratic Presidential Primary candidate supporter groups in France. Inclusion on this list does not constitute endorsement or any preference on the part of Democrats Abroad France. 


    Americans Abroad for Mayor Pete 

    Email: [email protected]

    Tel: +33 (0) 6 29 55 47 10

    • To Add Pete Buttigieg's name to the DA Global Presidential Primary Ballot: Sign the petition here
    • To Watch Pete Buttigieg's Democrats Abroad Global Town Hall Address: Watch here


    France for Bernie

    Website: › France-for-Bernie-2020

    Facebook: France for Bernie 2020

    Email: [email protected]



    Tom Steyer 2020


    Facebook: @OfficialTomSteyer

    Twitter: @TomSteyer

    Email: [email protected]


    France for Elizabeth Warren 2020


    Facebook: France for Elizabeth Warren 2020

    Email:  [email protected]



    YangGang Abroad

    Facebook: YangGang Abroad

    Email: [email protected]

    Telephone: +33 (0) 6 21 91 69 49


    Remember: you can support your favorite primary candidates by signing all their Candidate Petitions, which will help make sure their names appear on the DA Global Presidential Primary Ballot. To find out more about Democrats Abroad's Global Presidential Primary to be held March 3-10, 2020, see here. Stay tuned to the DA France News blog for more information regarding how members in France can participate and vote. 

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    Upcoming Events

    Saturday, March 13, 2021 at 01:00 PM Paris Time · 22 rsvps
    Zoom in Paris, France



    The Leadership Election for the Paris Chapter of Democrats Abroad France will take place on March 13th. This leadership group will serve all DAF members living in the Paris/Île-de-France. Please join us for this election and meeting! You will be able to virtually meet other DAF Paris members, hear about our organizing efforts in Paris over the past year this historic election year, and what the year ahead will hold, and also hear speeches from the candidates running for office, and elect your new Paris/Île de France Chapter Leadership!

    You must be a member of DAF Paris in order to vote. New members are welcome but must join by Friday March 12th. To join: You must be a US citizen 18 years of age or older by Nov. 2, 2021. Questions? Email the Paris Election Board [email protected]

    For more information about the Call for Candidates, please see here.

    All voting will be done online. Early voting will be available, and as such, nominations will not be made floor. The voting period will conclude on March 13th after candidate speeches.

    If you are a member of DAF-Paris and do not receive a link to the online election but would like one, please contact the DA France Paris Election Board [email protected]