Onida Coward Mayers is an award-winning Communications Executive and the Director for New York City’s Voter Assistance at the Campaign Finance Board (CFB). For the past 10 years, Ms. Coward Mayers has directed strategic voter outreach, policy, and vision planning for one of the largest voting populations in the United States. In her capacity at the CFB, Ms. Coward Mayers led the launch of the nonpartisan NYC Votes Program aimed at increasing voter awareness, education, and participation. In 2013, she led New York City to place second in the United States for highest number of people registered in a single day. Ms. Coward Mayers is also an Adjunct Professor of Public Speaking for the City University of New York.