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Mark Daley is a social activist, entrpreneur and foster parent. Daley has over two decades of experience in message devleopment, communication strategy and public policy, including as a communications director and spokesperson for then-Senator Hillary Clinton's 2008 presidential campaign. He has worked with more than thirty members of Congress, numerous governors and other elected officials. He is the founder of One Iowa, the state's largest LGBTQ+ equality organization, and TheFosterParent.com, a national platform to connect interested families with foster organizations. His book is "Safe: A Memoir of Fatherhood, Foster Care, and the Risks We Take for Family." Daley lives in Southern California with his husband.